Tag Archives: propane

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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Propane explosion knocks firefighters to ground – VIDEO

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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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Propane, Tractor trailers, involved in Miami fire

  HMN-CBS Miami and Facebook reporting as many as 10 to 15 tractor trailers involved in flames, some propane involved.  HAZMAT enroute to scene.   OPA LOCKA (CBSMiami) — Reports of explosions came in shortly before 5 p.m. in Opa-Locka on Monday. Plumes of black smoke could be seen for miles after a blaze broke out near 12805 NW 42 ...

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Tractor trailer fire next to propane tanks in HazMat Job Town

HazMat Job Town According to WBFF: HazMat Job Town (aka Baltimore) (WBFF) – Baltimore firefighters and hazmat team members are on the scene of a tractor trailer fire in Canton that poses an additional threat because of its proximity to multiple propane tanks. Around 1 p.m. first responders were called to the tractor trailer fire on Boston St. by S. Haven ...

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Propane explosion fire video from Council: Snow broke the propane line says Idaho State Fire Marshal

Propane fire explosion video from Council: Snow broke the propane line says Idaho State Fire Marshal Shifting snow broke the propane pipe According to ABC6: BOISE, Idaho – The Idaho State Fire Marshal posted a video to their Facebook page illustrating what caused a fire last Tuesday in Council: a broken propane pipe caused by shifting snow which had been ...

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Propane truck accident leads to large fire

    HMN-According to WOWT, the propane truck sank in the soft ground on the shoulder, and when it flipped, it caught fire. GAGE COUNTY, Neb. (WOWT) — What began as a seemingly minor traffic mishap erupted into a massive fireball in Gage County, south of Lincoln, Monday afternoon. A Farmers Co-Op propane truck went off the roadway shortly before ...

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Tech Talk: Flaring Propane 101

Tech Talk: “Flaring Propane 101” Hazmat Nation has kicked off another “Tech Talk” segment sharing with hazmat teams and responders around the country. This training topic is from Firefighter Ronald D. Huffman, Senior Instructor/Owner of Responder Training, Inc. Flaring or the burning of propane through a flare stack is done for multiple reasons. When the propane industry needs to service a tank ...

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