Tag Archives: fentanyl

HAZMAT called after large drug seizure in Baltimore

Fentanyl

HMN-Baltimore HAZMAT worked for hours to secure a large drug seizure inside of an area store. The Baltimore Sun reports that Fentanyl, and Morphine were suspected to have been found. Baltimore Police recovered a “substantial amount” of suspected fentanyl and morphine during a raid of an Old Goucher corner store on Tuesday morning, they said. Two unidentified people were taken ...

Read More »

Fentanyl, along with other drugs, involved in Warwick HAZMAT situation

Warwick

  HMN-Fentanyl, along with other drugs, found to be involved in a Warwick, RI HAZMAT situation. WPRI reports that the substances were found to have contributed to officers falling ill after checking in on a homeless camp. WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) — The substance that contributed to Warwick police employees falling ill while checking on a homeless encampment in the woods ...

Read More »

PPE And Decon Recommendations for Fentanyl

HMN-The Interagency Board has realeased PPE and Decon recommendations for Fentanyl.  Click below to check them out. IAB First Responder PPE and Decontamination Recommendations for Fentanyl Sign up for the Hazmatnation mailing list! HazSim Pro training system has been used to train across the U.S since 2011. Trainers in HazMat and Confined Space realized that ‘tapping the student on the ...

Read More »

18 SWAT officers sent to hospital after possible Fentanyl exposure

Fentanyl

HMN-CBS Pittsburgh reports that 18 SWAT officers were sent to the hospital after a raid left them ‘Dizzy’ and suffering from numbness.  The officers were exposed to an airborne contaminant, possibly fentanyl.   WEST END (KDKA) – More than a dozen officers were hospitalized after agents raided a home in the West End Wednesday morning. Around 6 a.m., several agencies, ...

Read More »

Three people overdose on Fentanyl in moving car

Fentanyl

HMN-Responders had to administer over 10 doses of Narcan to revive all three patients.  NECN reports that the three occupants passed out while driving down the street. Three people inside a Honda Odyssey are accused of overdosing on drugs and passing out as they were driving on Williams Street in Chelsea Friday afternoon. When first responders arrived, the three people ...

Read More »