Tag Archives: fire

Propane, Tractor trailers, involved in Miami fire

  HMN-CBS Miami and Facebook reporting as many as 10 to 15 tractor trailers involved in flames, some propane involved.  HAZMAT enroute to scene.   OPA LOCKA (CBSMiami) — Reports of explosions came in shortly before 5 p.m. in Opa-Locka on Monday. Plumes of black smoke could be seen for miles after a blaze broke out near 12805 NW 42 ...

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Large fire leads to I-85 collapse near Atlanta

  HMN-Large fire underneath interstate near Atlanta leads to collapse.  AJC.com provides more.   Fire officials extinguished a massive fire on I-85 on Thursday night after it burned for more than an hour and led to the collapse of a bridge on the interstate, fire officials said The bridge on I-85 northbound just south of Ga. 400 near Piedmont Road ...

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BREAKING: Large fire at pipeline in Paradis- Video

According to 4WWL: PARADIS, La. – The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office is reporting a fire at a Phillips 66 pipeline near the William Discovery plant in Paradis. The sheriff’s office said Highway 90 and Highway 631 are closed in both directions from Bayou Gauche Road to JB Green. Residents in that immediate area are being asked to evacuate. The ...

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6 People Injured in Explosion at Minnesota Truck Plant

HMN- According to ABC News  6 injured after an explosion.   A truck plant explosion in a small southeastern Minnesota town injured six people Wednesday but many more employees could have been hurt, authorities said. Many employees at McNeilus Truck & Manufacturing Inc. in Dodge Center who would have been in the area of the paint shop explosion were off-site at ...

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One injured in pipeline fire near Houston

    HMN-One worker was injured when a pipeline fire occurred while welding was taking place.  The Coast Guard has reported that the spill was minimal, and cleanup was underway. KHOU provided the latest. HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – Firefighters from Highlands responded to a pipeline fire reported along the Houston Ship Channel overnight. At about 1:15 a.m. Tuesday firefighters were ...

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Four rescued from oil platform fire in Gulf of Mexico

HMN-The coast guard has reported they are responding to an oil platform fire in the Gulf Of Mexico.  According to KATC, 4 workers have been rescued from the rig, and vessels are currently containing the blaze. NEW ORLEANS (AP) – The Coast Guard says it’s responding to a fire on an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico off the ...

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Industrial fire reported at Sinclair refinery.

Industrial fire

Industrial fire crews mitigate small fire at Sinclair refinery.     HMN-A small fire broke out in an operating unit Monday at the Rawlins, WY refinery operated by Sinclair.  According to officials there were no injuries or offsite impacts.  The fire was contained in about 90 minutes by industrial fire crews according to Rawlinstimes.com. SINCLAIR — Sirens broke the early ...

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Person flown to hospital after propane tank explosion in Pulaski County

HMN-According to WDBJ 7 PULASKI CO., Va. (WDBJ7) One man was airlifted to the hospital after another explosion at Claytor Lake Monday afternoon. It happened as a man re-filled a home’s natural gas tank. The homeowners were put in a hotel Monday night, but thankfully no one else was hurt. The worker has burns on the upper parts of his body ...

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Natural gas pipeline ruptures into fireball

  HMN-According to the Platte County Citizen, a natural gas pipelined  rupture lead to a large fireball.  No injuries currently reported. An explosion along a natural gas transmission line resulted in a huge fire ball visible for miles on the night of Tuesday, Nov. 29. Multiple emergency agencies responded to calls at about 6:30 p.m. The fire occurred at 9600 ...

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Indian refinery fire kills two, injures six others.

HMN-A refinery fire has reportedly killed 2, and injured atleast 6 other at the Reliance Industries Limited refinery complex in Jamnagar, India.  According to Indianexpress, the flash fire occurred after a reported gas leak, and has since been extinguished. Two workers died while six were critically injured after a fire broke out at the refinery complex of Reliance Industries Limited ...

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