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Fire at propane warehouse destroys 17 buildings; seriously injures one.

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One dead after fiery propane tanker explosion

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(FOX) CARROLLTON, Ohio-A man is dead after a tanker truck explosion in Carroll County Thursday. According to Carroll County authorities, David Ross, 48, of Pennsylvania, was driving southbound on State Route 332 when he went off the road, struck the guardrail and three telephone poles. The fully loaded propane tanker truck then went down into the lake and punctured the ...

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Hazmat situation shuts down part of Bee Creek Road – Texas

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Propane equipment fire behind Bern Township business

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HMN-The Reading Eagle reports that the equipment mixes liquid propane and vapors. BERN TOWNSHIP, PA —   Numerous fire companies responded to a Bern Township manufacturing plant late Sunday after an exterior piece of equipment that mixes propane caught on fire. The tank was emitting gas that was aflame when crews arrived shortly after 11:30 p.m. at Eagle Metals, 1243 ...

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Statue of Liberty evacuated due to propane fire

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HMN-One construction worker has been injured. (CBS) NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – An propane fire on Liberty Island prompted a partial evacuation of the park and Statue of Liberty monument. According to National Park Police, a call came in to the FDNY around noon about a fire burning in a construction zone for the new security screening facility for the island. ...

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Alaskan teen injured in Propane huffing incident

Sign up for the Hazmatnation mailing list! HMN-A 14 year old girl has been injured after an incident that involved huffing propane.  (ADN) A teenage Alakanuk girl was injured when a propane tank a group of young people were huffing fumes from caught fire, the Alaska State Troopers said Monday. Troopers from Emmonak were called to the Lower Yukon River ...

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Propane explosion knocks home off foundation

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Officials investigate deadly car fire, security incident at Travis Air Force Base – video

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Man sustains “significant” burns in propane explosion – Video

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Large scale HAZMAT event causes evacuations in Douglas, AZ

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Sign up for the Hazmatnation mailing list! UPDATE: Originally reported as 1,800 gallons, the tank was said to be 18,000 gallons by multiple news agencies.   HMN-A vehicle accident involving an 18,000 gallon propane tank has lead to evacuations up to a half mile.  The tank is leaking and while fire crews remain on scene. (Tucson News Now) DOUGLAS, AZ ...

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