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Nitric acid spill causes evacuation of 25 workers


  HMN-One of the employees was sent to the hospital with unknown injuries before firefighters arrived. (SF Gate) SANTA ROSA (BCN) A nitric acid spill early Wednesday afternoon caused the evacuation of 25 employees from two businesses in southwest Santa Rosa, the Santa Rosa Fire Department said. One of the employees went to a hospital with unknown injuries before firefighters ...

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Gas plant in Austin County has residents under mandatory evacuation

HMN-Some residents in Austin County Texas are under a mandatory evacuation following a gas plant explosion.  The evacuations are now extending past a 5 mile radius as fears of a larger explosion loom.  (ABC 13) BELLVILLE, Texas (KTRK) — Several early morning explosions rocked the Western International Gas plant on Highway 159 in Austin County. An evacuation is in progress ...

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