Tag Archives: Indiana

BREAKING-Vehicle accident leads to gas fed fire/evacuations.

Check back for more information as it becomes available. HMN-Breaking news coming in from Indiana, where a vehicle accident has lead to a large gas fed fire, and on going evacuations. Currently, evacuations are in all directions for one half mile.  WRTV provided more.     MADISON COUNTY, Ind. — Evacuations are underway in the area of West Washington Street ...

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Hazmat responds to chemical reaction at South Bend adhesive plant

HMN- South Bend, Indiana chemical plant fire causes shelter in place orders according to WNDU News Center 16. “Wednesday night, South Bend fire activated its hazmat team after reports of chemical explosions at a near west-side factory. Around 9:30 p.m. first responders were called to Royal Adhesives in the 2000-block of West Washington St. Crews soon determined that a chemical reaction ...

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Cause of death for Indianapolis woman covered in baking soda is strangulation

Source: WTTV CBS 4 POSTED 3:07 PM, SEPTEMBER 18, 2015, BY KYLEE WIERKS – WEB PRODUCER, UPDATED AT 07:46AM, SEPTEMBER 19, 2015   INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (September 18, 2015) – The woman whose body was found covered in baking soda has been identified as 26-year-old Jessica Frazer. On Friday, the coroner also ruled the official cause of death for Frazer as strangulation. ...

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Indiana County hazmat crews treat nearly two dozen workers for cadmium exposure at Homer City plant

By Renatta Signorini Source: http://triblive.com/news/adminpage/8819468-74/exposure-exposed-richards#ixzz3hDzZPrlc One person was admitted to Indiana Regional Medical Center Tuesday and nearly 20 others were treated after they were exposed to cadmium at an industrial plant, according to spokesman Mark Richards. Hazmat crews treated a number of people — fewer than 20 —at the hospital Tuesday afternoon after they were exposed to the metal. Richards ...

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