Tag Archives: california

Diesel spill in Rancho San Diego, California


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Concerning substance found at Nipomo property


(KSBY) HMN-The discovery is believed to be a Honey Oil lab.   UPDATE (3:15 p.m.) – Sheriff’s officials say no arrests have been made in connection to the honey oil lab discovery and the investigation is ongoing. UPDATE (12:18 p.m.) – San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s officials say deputies serving an eviction notice at a property along the 1100 block ...

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Oil line hit in Beaumont, CA

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(Patch) BEAUMONT, CA — A construction crew in Beaumont hit an oil line on Wednesday, prompting an hours-long hazmat response and road closure in town. The incident was first reported around 11:40 a.m. in the area of 4th Street and California, according to the Riverside County Fire Department. Police subsequently closed off California between Louis Estrada and 3rd. Officials say ...

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Crews called to San Diego business for Vermiculite and other chemicals


(10News) SAN DIEGO (KGTV) – Chemicals and other items were seized during a raid carried out at a San Diego business Tuesday. DEA agents and other law enforcement officers converged on a business at 2020 Hancock Street in Mission Hills — next to the Spin nightclub — and spent hours removing items from the offices. A hazmat crew was also ...

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Local agencies in California to receive HAZMAT rigs

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Southern California facility reports gas leak

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HMN-A Southern California gas facility reported a leak after a gasket failure Monday evening. ABC 7 reports that the facility did register readings on its fence line monitors. Aliso Canyon sees hour-long gas leak after equipment failure PORTER RANCH, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — A new gas leak was reported Monday night at the Southern California Gas facility near Porter Ranch. ...

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Long Beach HAZMAT stops gas leak


HMN-Fire crews from Long Beach, CA stopped a gas leak over the weekend that had originally prompted a large Hazmat response according to Press Telegram. A natural gas leak prompted hazmat crews to warn residents at an East Long Beach mobile home park to shelter in place for about an hour and a half over the weekend. The leak was ...

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HAZMATTERS: City of Santa Clara

HAZMATTERS: City of Santa Clara On this edition of HAZMATTERS we are highlighting the team out of the City of Santa Clara, California. HAZMAT responses roll out of station #9 in Santa Clara.  Housed at this station is HM99,  a 1997 Spartan Gladiator that seats four, and has an onboard command post. HM99 is also dispatched with Engine 99 to ...

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Banned pesticide causes evacuation of forest service station


HMN-HAZMAT units responded to a US forest service station in Porterville after a citizen brought in a banned pesticide known as Carbofuran.  The Visalia Times-Delta reports that the material was banned in the US in 2009. Hazmat crews responded to the U.S. Forest Service Station in Porterville on Tuesday. Crews were called just after 5:30 p.m. Tuesday after a citizen ...

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125 evacuated from Gallo winery due to ammonia leak – FF injured

According to the Fresno Bee: About 125 workers at the E.J. Gallo winery at Olive and Clovis avenue were evacuated Wednesday morning after a worker cut an ammonia line, the Fresno Fire Department reported. The accident occurred about 8 a.m. A hazmat unit responded. Richard Cabral, a spokesman for the fire department, said firefighters swiftly reduced the ammonia leak to ...

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