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Industrial firefighters extinguish large blaze at Exxon Baton Rouge (Video)

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  (WBRZ) Industrial firefighters extinguish large blaze at Exxon Baton Rouge BATON ROUGE – A large fireball erupted within the Exxon refinery in north Baton Rouge late Tuesday night, and as of 6:45 a.m. Wednesday the blaze was completely extinguished. Shortly after the fire broke out, the Baton Rouge Fire Department was on the scene, arriving just after midnight. Exxon ...

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Baton Rouge HAZMAT responds to Nitric Acid leak

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HMN-Baton Rouge firefighters were called to the scene of a Nitric Acid leak on Wednesday. While there was no offsite impact, WBRZ reports that 150 gallons of the acid had spilled on site.   BATON ROUGE – Fire crews were dispatched to a nitric acid leak from a chemical trucking facility Wednesday morning. Crews were dispatched to 6735 Airline Highway ...

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