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(Amazing Video) Massive pipeline rupture near Mexico, MO

Pipeline

  (ABC 17) MEXICO, Mo. – – Crews are responding to a gas line rupture in Audrain County just north of Mexico. The rupture happened about 1 mile north of Mexico along Highway 15, the Audrain County Sheriff’s Office posted on Facebook a little after 5 a.m. The call came over the scanner shortly after 3:30 a.m. Viewers have told ...

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66 dead, dozens more injured in illegal Mexico pipeline tap

(ABC 7) Forensic experts attempted to separate and count charred heaps of corpses in central Mexico on Saturday after a massive fireball erupted at an illegal pipeline tap, killing at least 66 people. More than 85 other people on Saturday were listed as missing as relatives of the deceased and onlookers gathered around the scene of carnage. Just a few ...

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Dense chemical fog after vehicle strikes pipeline

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Large pipeline spill in SW Indiana near “Big Creek”

Sign up for the Hazmatnation mailing list! HMN-A pipeline ran by Marathon Petroleum  in SW Indiana is the source of a 42,000 gallon diesel spill. The 10 inch line was immediately blocked in after the leak was detected. (Indy Star) Roughly 1,000 barrels or 42,000 gallons of diesel have spilled from a Marathon Petroleum pipeline in southwest Indiana, and is ...

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Worker killed after inhaling toxic gas from pipeline

Refinery

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Pipeline leak leads to evacuations; line contains Butane

Butane leak

HMN-A pipeline leak that transports product from the Canaport Terminal, to the Irving oil refinery has lead to evacuations this morning. St. John Firefighters are braving the cold conditions to help bring the situation under control.  (CBC) Saint John emergency crews remain at the scene of a butane leak on Bayside Drive on the city’s east side after a line ...

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Oil pipeline blast linked to Iranian terrorism

Terrorism

HMN-Bahrain is calling the blast at one of their oil pipelines “terrorism” according to Reuters.  Authorities are saying the pipeline fire has been brought under control at this time. KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) – Bahrain said an explosion which caused a fire at its main oil pipeline on Friday was caused by “terrorist” sabotage, linking the unprecedented attack to its ...

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Damaged pipeline releases over 300,000 gallons of oil into Gulf Of Mexico

Oil spill

  HMN-KATC reports that over 300,000 gallons of oil have been discharged into the Gulf Of Mexico after a subsea pipeline sustained damaged. The Coast Guard is responding to the report of a crude oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Coast Guard Officials say they received a report from the National Response Center at 1:30 p.m., Friday of a ...

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Texas pipeline rupture spills 3,000 gallons of crude oil

Pipeline

  HMN-A shelter in place has been issued in Bastrop County Texas after a pipeline rupture spills 3,000 gallons of crude oil.  KVUE says the rupture happened Thursday morning. BASTROP COUNTY – Officials are ordering a shelter in place after a crude oil gas line ruptured at FM 20, spilling 3,000 gallons of crude oil Thursday morning. According to Bastrop ...

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Pipeline spill closes Port Neches boat ramp

Pipeline

  HMN-A Sunoco pipeline spill closes a Port Neches, TX boat ramp as responders clean up the area.  12 News reports that the spill is believed to be less than 15 barrels of product. Port Neches officials have closed the boat ramp at Port Neches Park as crews work to clean up an oil spill. According to a notice from ...

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