Tag Archives: evacuations

Chlorine Leak Reported In Eastern Georgia Train Derailment, Evacuations Underway

Fox54 / wrdw.com  A Haz-Mat team from the City of Augusta Fire Department is currently preforming damage assessments on a train derailment in Jefferson County, GA where an active Chlorine Leak was reported post derailment.   Local reporters are reporting a chlorine gas smell, and a “fog effect” in the air.  This incident comes on the final hours of the 14th ...

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MC-331 Overturns Carrying Propane, Shuts Down Major Highway, Evacuations Occur

Bay City News   A major highway has been reopened, and voluntary evacuations have been cancelled after a semi truck was uprighted, haz-mat, CHP said. All highways have been reopened in San Jose after a propane tanker overturned on the Interstate Highway 280 on ramp to Interstate Highway 880 Friday night, according to the California Highway Patrol. The tanker flipped around ...

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Get out the HazMat Suit: More than 50 evaluated in hospital hazard call

Get out the HazMat Suit: More than 50 evaluated in hospital hazard call HMN – Radiation Detection, HazMat Suits, and 50 persons evaluated – oh my.  Good Job Ventura. According to the Ventura County Star: More than 50 people were evaluated after a chemical spill was reported Thursday afternoon at Ventura County Medical Center, officials said. The incident was reported at ...

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