Tag Archives: Ammonia leak

22 hospitalized in ammonia leak at Gadsden Chicken Processing Facility, MCI Event

AL.com Officials say 22 people were hospitalized due to an ammonia leak at Koch Foods in Gadsden Friday night.   At 4:23 p.m., the Gadsden/Etowah County Emergency Management Agency was notified of an anhydrous ammonia leak at Koch Foods on Paden Road in Gadsden, EMA officials said. Gadsden/Etowah County Emergency Management Agency officials said 22 people have been taken to area ...

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Charlottesville Fire Department Responds to Ammonia Leak

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Bodies removed from Fernie, B.C. hockey arena after ammonia leak; evacuation order remains

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Ammonia leak confirmed at rink after evacuation, hazmat team response

HMN- According to CBCNews  three were taken by ambulance after the building was evacuated Monday morning due to an ammonia leak. P.E.I.’s hazardous materials, or hazmat, team has wrapped up operations at the site of an ammonia leak at the Pownal Sports Centre in Pownal, P.E.I., just before noon today. The cause of the incident is still under investigation. Three staff members inside ...

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Ammonia leak at Big Spring water treatment plant forces evacuation

HMN- According to NewsWest9 Facebook page another evacuation is in progress at this time. The story from early today below:   BIG SPRING, TX (KWES) – An ammonia leak at the Big Spring water treatment plant forced a precautionary evacuation tonight. City officials say there was a leak in an ammonia tank at the plant, but it has now been fixed. ...

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HazMat crews respond to ammonia leak at construction site

    HMN-Birmingham Fire and HazMat units initially responded to “gas odor” call, and arrive on scene to find an Anhydrous Ammonia leak.  ABC 33 provided more information.   BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Birmingham Fire and Rescue and several Hazmat units responded to a gas leak at 400 Industrial drive off Lakeshore Pkwy around 11 a.m Sunday morning. Calls came in ...

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Ammonia leak evacuates downtown Zillah, WA

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      HMN-An ammonia leak leads to the evacuation of a downtown portion of Zillah, Washington.  According to NBCRightNow, evacuees were sent to a local middle school.  A packing facility in the area developed an ammonia leak around 7:30 AM. The Sunnyside HAZMAT team had the leak stopped close to 11 AM. ZILLAH, WA – Investigators are still looking ...

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100 evacuated in Corcoran when ammonia truck overturns – video

Ammonia leak evacuates Corcoran in California According to the Fresno Bee: One hundred people in Corcoran have been evacuated Monday after an ammonia truck overturned and started leaking. Kings County Fire Chief Clay Smith said the main valve on the ammonia tank has been shut, but a vent tube was still releasing ammonia as of about noon. The vent is ...

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One dead in UK ammonia leak

  HMN-One dead in ammonia leak at UK brewery. In total, 22 people, including 11 employees, 2 police officers, and 9 firefighters, were taken to the hospital.  BBC news provided more details. One person has died and another is in a serious but stable condition following an ammonia gas leak at a brewery. Police, fire and ambulance services were called ...

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