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Hawaii hazmat scare

  HMN-Hawaii firefighters were called to Kailua-Kona Costco for what they believed was a freon leak. (West Hawaii Today) KAILUA-KONA — The all-clear was given at Costco in Kailua-Kona Wednesday after a brief emergency inspection. The store was evacuated around 9:20 a.m. because of a possible hazardous materials situation. It doesn’t open to the public until 10 a.m. normally. A Hawaii ...

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Honolulu Fire responds to refrigerant leak at drug store


HMN-Honolulu Fire responded to Longs Drugs for a reported chemical leak, and found a 125 pound bottle of refrigerant leaking. Photos show the odorless vapor lingering in the air, and is said to have made people feel instantly ill. KHNL provides more. KALIHI (HawaiiNewsNow) – The Longs Drugs at the Kamehameha Shopping Center reopened Wednesday morning after a chemical spill ...

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