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When disaster strikes: Firefighters train for real life hazmat

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Train hits 18-wheeler in Fort Worth


(Fox 4) – Several people were hurt and a hazardous material spilled onto the roadway after a train and 18-wheeler collided in Fort Worth early Wednesday morning. The Fort Worth Fire Department said the accident happened around 5:30 a.m. near the intersection of N. Collins and Calloway Cemetery roads. A Trinity Railway Express train hit a semi that was carrying ...

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UPDATE: Controlled Explosions, Vent and Burn Technique Applied as Part of Rail Derailment Clean Up

HMN- UPDATED STORY (ABC 6 News) Steele County officials sent out information Saturday afternoon about a controlled vent and burn that took place at the site of the train derailment in Ellendale. The event was under the management of Union Pacific Railroad and was coordinated with the Ellendale Fire Department, Steele County Emergency Management, Steele County Sheriff’s Office and the ...

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Train derailment causes HazMat leak and evacuation – video

UPDATES from The Daily Advertiser: Residents of about 120 homes, including a mobile home park, remain evacuated because of an 11-car train derailment in Scott, Master Troop Brooks David told The Daily Advertiser. More

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