Tag Archives: Ohio

FBI: Holland Man Arrested, Accused of Plotting To Bomb Toledo Synagogues

  Cleveland19   Radical ISIS supporter arrested ahead of bombing plot to occur in the United States. FBI JTTF officials release report of findings and story of interdiction. TOLEDO (WTOL) – The FBI held a news conference Monday morning to announce recent arrests in a national security case. According to officials, a Holland man, Damon Joseph, was arrested after planning ...

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HazMatters: Lawrence County Ohio

HazMatters: Lawrence County, Ohio Today, on this installment of “HazMatters” We take a look inside the operations of the Lawrence County, Ohio HAZMAT responders. These responders located in the city of Ironton, serve a population of 62,450. All 26 members of the HazMat team are also crossed staffed to other apparatus. What makes their response area unique are the many ...

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Columbus, Ohio house explosion

HMN- Officials reporting the explosion was likely caused by a natural-gas leak. Check out the article and train as if your life depends on it, because it may on your very next run! According to The Columbus Dispatch: A South Side house that reportedly had been sold this week was leveled Friday evening in an explosion that fire officials say might have been a natural-gas leak. ...

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Violent chemical reaction prompts evacuation in Kettering

Source: WHIO.com A violent chemical reaction tonight prompted an evacuation and sent two people to a local hospital. Kettering fire and hazmat crews were called around 6 p.m. to Mound Laser & Photonics Center, 2941 College Drive. “We got dispatched on a chemical explosion,” said Battalion Chief Jon Durrenberg of the Kettering Fire Department. “Two chemicals that weren’t compatible got ...

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Columbus Co. Authorities Work to Contain Potential Hazmat Situation

Source: By TWC News Staff TWCnews.com   COLUMBUS COUNTY — Authorities are working to contain a potential hazmat situation in Columbus County. The Wilmington Regional Response Hazmat Team responded to an overturned tanker on Highway 410 near Tabor City in Columbus County around 5:30 on Thursday morning. Officials say about 300 gallons of gasoline leaked from the tanker but that leak ...

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Hazmat scene on I-70 East near Vandalia

Source: http://www.whio.com/ Breaking News Staff VANDALIA — UPDATE @ 11:50 a.m. I-70 East has been reopened to traffic. Crews continue to work on soaking up whatever is leaking from the tanker and stop the leak. FIRST REPORT A tanker truck is reportedly leaking hazardous materials and that has prompted authorities to shut down I-70 East near the I-75 interchange. Traffic is ...

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