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Semi collision leaves two dead and chemicals released

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Suicide note left claims “Chemicals on body”; Hazmat responds

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HAZMAT crews contain CO2 leak

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Chlorine tanker overturns releasing “several thousand gallons” of chlorine into near by reservoir

KUSI SPRING VALLEY (KUSI) – Several thousand gallons of chlorine spilled from an overturned chemical tanker trailer at a Spring Valley pool supply business Monday, creating an environmental hazard but causing no reported ill health effects on the part of anyone exposed to the toxin. The accident in the 10600 block of Jamacha Boulevard was reported about 6:45 a.m., according ...

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Union County Haz-Mat Local 99 Update on Fork Lift Fire that spread to multiple intermodal vessels prompting full team recall

The following is an update to a story we brought to you as it developed. A fork lift fire at a New Jersey chemical storage facility that spread to multiple intermodal vessels that were stacked both vertically and horizontally prompted a full recall of the Union County Haz-Mat Team after involving multiple vessels in heavy fire. Find the original story ...

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Fork lift fire spreads to near by chemical storage site at New Jersey facility

Daily Voice A two-alarm fire that started on a fork lift quickly spread to nearby chemical tanks Friday in Linden. Firefighters were dispatched to Linden Bulk at 4200 Tremley Point Road around 9:15 a.m., Linden police said. Workers from several surrounding buildings left the area due to the heavy smoke conditions before the fire was extinguished, just after 10 a.m., ...

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Fire erupts at US Ecology site after chemical reaction

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Plane Crash in Maryland damages residences, reports of people missing and 1 fatality reported. College Park/PG County Haz-Mat unit on scene

WTOP   Prince George’s County Police confirmed on Sunday afternoon that a small plane crashed in a neighborhood near the intersection of Good Luck Road and Auburn Avenue in New Carrollton, Maryland. Prince George’s County Fire and Maryland State Police confirmed the pilot of the single-engine plane died in the crash. He has not yet been identified. Mark Brady, the county’s ...

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CSX train derailment involving 20 cars shuts down roadway; Hazardous Materials team on scene

WLWT5   CINCINNATI — A trail derailment has shut down the 5400 block of River Road on Sunday morning. The derailment involves about 20 cars from two separate trains, according to the Cincinnati Fire Department. District Chief Greg Potter says a CSX train derailed at about 5:15 a.m., sending seven to eight cars off the tracks, which caused another eleven to ...

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Five hospitalized after HAZMAT incident at robotics company

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