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5 hospitalized after chemical mixture near Disney World

Disney world

HMN-5 people were hospitalized, 1 of which for burns after a chemical mixture at a hotel near Walt Disney World.  WFTV reports that firefighters are calling the incident a chemical explosion. OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. – Five people were hospitalized Wednesday morning after chemicals were mixed at a hotel near Walt Disney World, Osceola County Fire Rescue said. One person was ...

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House explosion leaves one seriously injured.

Explosion

HMN-A house explosion leaves one woman seriously injured, and a home pieces.  Independent.co.uk reports that after the explosion a strong odor of gas was present. A woman has been seriously injured after an explosion destroyed a house in Sunderland. Fire crews pulled the woman from the rubble after the blast shook a street in the Ryhope area of the city ...

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Two injured in fuel tank explosion

Fuel tank

HMN-Two people were hospitalized after a fuel tank exploded in an auto repair shop.  The Ashland Times-Gazette reports that welding was being performed on the tank at the time. WEST SALEM — Two men were taken to the hospital after an explosion inside an automotive repair shop at 782 Township Road 101 Thursday afternoon. Harvey Miller, 28, of Ashland was ...

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CNG tank explodes; Injures 2 critically

CNG

HMN-A CNG tank explosion critically injured two at a Milwaukee public works garage. JSOnline reports that the two injured were not city employees. Two men were critically injured in an explosion Tuesday at a south side Milwaukee Public Works Department garage, fire officials said. A tank of compressed natural gas that fuels a van exploded around 1 p.m. at the ...

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2 injured in HAZMAT explosion response

Hazmat response

  HMN-2 people have been injured, including one Hazmat Technician after an explosion at Grecian Delight Food.  WgnTV reports that the cause is still under investigation, but an ammonia leak is believed to have been involved. ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. — Investigators are looking into what caused an explosion at a suburban food facility in elk grove village. Elk Grove ...

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5 injured after steam explosion in Baltimore

HMN-5 have been injured after a steam piping explosion in Baltimore, MD.  The Baltimore sun reports that the explosion happened during rush hour just before an Orioles game.   A steam pipe exploded on Eutaw Street between West Lombard and Pratt Streets Tuesday evening during rush hour and just before the Orioles game, a Baltimore Fire Department spokeswoman said. Five ...

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1 transported to hospital after small explosion reported

According to KSAT12.com: SAN ANTONIO – One man was taken to the hospital after a small explosion was reported north of downtown. The explosion happened at a home in the 200 block of East Elmira Street on Thursday night. The San Antonio Fire Department said arson investigators are looking into three different water heaters in the home, one of which ...

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