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Vehicle rollover leads to propane tanks scattered across interchange

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HMN-A Massachusetts interchange was littered with propane tanks after a vehicle rollover. MassLive reports that some of the tanks were actively leaking. CHICOPEE — A truck rollover on the eastbound side of Exit 6 of the Massachusetts Turnpike where it joins Interstate 291 in Chicopee has closed the eastbound on-ramp to the Turnpike, Massachusetts State Police said. Chicopee firefighters are ...

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Christiana fire responds to vehicle VS propane filling station.

HMN-According to the Christiana Fire FB page, the company responded to a MVC involving one vehicle, versus a propane filling station.  Great job guys!  Give them a follow on FB! On July 22nd at 0525 Christiana Fire Company was alerted to 1925 Pulaski Hwy for MVC. On arrival crews found a pick up truck had collided with retail propane filling ...

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Mass. Firefighters disperse vapors, and isolate propane leak

  HMN-Firefighters responding to a reported propane leak arrived to find the tank “fully venting” according to WWLP. The team used fog patterns to disperse vapors, and safely move in for valve isolation. WESTFIELD, Mass. (The Westfield News) – Late Wednesday afternoon, the Westfield Fire Department arrived to the area of Cycle Street after they had received a call from ...

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Vehicle leaves roadway, strikes propane tank

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HMN-A vehicle in Missouri reportedly left a roadway, striking a propane tank sparking a large fire.  FOX 14 reports that the explosion alone left nearby RV’s on fire. On July 6, 2017 at approximately 7:40am Officers with the Joplin Police Department responded to the intersection of Silver Creek and Range Line Road for reports of a vehicle accident with explosion. ...

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Man dead after driving car packed with propane tanks into apartment

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      HMN-Fox 4 reports that a Florida man packed his car with propane tanks, and drove it through is ex-girlfriends apartment in an attempt to injure her. Videos captured the explosions after the vehicle drove through the walls of the apartment.  The driver was killed in the incident.   FORT PIERCE, Fla. – Fort Pierce police say a ...

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HAZMAT called to Florida Popeyes

HMN-Fire and Hazmat crews were called to a Florida Popeyes location for a reported Propane leak.  According to News 4,  the scene was secured and turned over to the Propane company after about 30 minutes.   ORANGE PARK, Fla. – Firefighters and a hazmat team were called Wednesday night to an active propane leak at a Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen in ...

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Fire and HAZMAT battle flames at Goodwill building

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  HMN-Fire and HAZMAT crews battled flames at a Nashville Goodwill building.  Fox 17 reports that propane cylinders exploded during the fire.   NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Fire and Hazmat crews fought smoke and flames at a Goodwill building in downtown Nashville Monday night. According to Metro Nashville dispatch, smoke and flames engulfed a building at 11th Avenue North and Herman ...

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Vancouver teams isolate propane leak after crash

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  HMN-Vancouver HAZMAT teams respond to a vehicle accident with active propane leak.  According to CBC.ca the leak occurred inside of the cab of one of the vehicles.  The crews were able to safely isolate the leak.   Vancouver Fire hazmat teams had to clean up a fuel leak after an overnight car crash downtown Around 2:30 a.m. Saturday, a ...

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Weekend rain leads to propane leak in MO

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  HMN-Weekend rain leads to a wall collapse in Missouri.  The collapsed wall had fallen onto a nearby propane tank breaking a valve.  KY3 provides more.   FORSYTH, Mo. — *UPDATE: The propane tank has been safely removed from the scene. Forsyth and Central Taney County firefighters went to a propane leak on Boswell Road about 8 a.m. Monday. Witnesses ...

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