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6 firefighters hospitalized after chemical fire in Huntsville

Chemical fire

HMN-6 firefighters were hospitalized after a chemical fire at a Huntsville metal plating business.     Air monitoring was performed and officials do not believe fumes affected anyone in the area.(Waaytv) A total of 8 people were taken to the hospital because of a chemical fire at a metal plating business in Huntsville. It happened on Orchard Street. Huntsville Fire Department ...

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DEQ & Hazmat respond to chemical fire at Danville plant

Chemical fire

HMN-One man was decontaminated after a chemical reaction boiled over during mixing.  (WSLS) A man had to strip his clothes to be decontaminated after a chemical fire at Cahill Manufacturing Co. in Danville. Firefighters responded to the plant around 2:20 p.m. Thursday. By the time they arrived, the fire was out but it was still producing smoke. People inside the ...

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Chemical fire results in momentary evacuation

Chemical fire

    HMN-A chemical fire resulted in momentary evacuation of State Route 24 in Salina, according to the Richfield Reaper.  SALINA — A chemical fire resulted in a momentary evacuation and closure of State Route 24 in Salina as crews worked to extinguish flames and contain smoke. The fire occurred at United Soil Science, located at 484 South SR 24 ...

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Tanker truck catches fire on Harbor Bridge in Corpus Christi, Tx

HMN- Tanker truck catch and  fire in Corpus Christi,  Texas leads to major fire and traffic problems. The tanker was determined to be carrying crude oil, which caught fire at the scene. News according to KRIS TV channel 6 An 18-wheeler caught fire near the Harbor Bridge. This is right where Highway 181 meets the bridge. At least two vehicles were believed ...

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Large Fire In San Bernardino Prompted A Hazmat Response

HMN - San Bernardino, California a large fire in a industrial area prompted Fire Officials to request a hazmat to the scene of the incident for support with tanks marked as hazardous materials. The fire according to pe.com could be seen for miles. A fire in San Bernardino whose smoke could be seen from throughout the city prompted a hazmat crew ...

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Crews battle fire at chemical plant in Bartow County

CBS46 News According to CBS46: CARTERSVILLE, GA (CBS46) – Fire investigators in Bartow County are still looking into what sparked billowing black smoke at Chemical Products Corporation in Cartersville. An operator of the plant that makes paper products heard a pop and then saw the smoke at about 9:30 Wednesday morning. The fire chief told CBS46 what was in the ...

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