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Man dies after chemical incident in home (UK)

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Woman dead, and six evaluated after chemical incident at Ramada London Hotel

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Multiple explosive devices found at multiple transportation hubs including rail and city airports, believed to have Irish origin

TheGuardian.com    Three improvised explosive devices have been found at separate transport hubs in London in what Scotland Yard believes to be a series of linked incidents. The Metropolitan police’s counter-terrorism command launched an investigation after the packages were found in the post room at Waterloo station, City Aviation House at City airport and the Compass Centre on the grounds ...

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Roads remain closed after chemical spill from timber yard (UK)

(Bourne Mouth Echo)   The Environment Agency (EA) and Dorset County Council’s (DCC) highways department have been working together to carry out the clean up close to Mannington Brook. While the leaked substance is believed to be a wood preservative from a timber yard, the exact details have still not been confirmed. The work being carried out by EA staff ...

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Cheshire Fire and Rescue responds to chemical spill

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(Liverpoolecho.co.uk)   Homes are being evacuated after reports of a chemical spill in Ellesmere Port this morning. Eight fire crews are currently at the Vauxhall Motors site on North Road, part of which has been cordoned off for safety reasons. Emergency services are in attendance after receiving reports of a liquid spillage at the site. Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service ...

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House explosion leaves one seriously injured.

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HMN-A house explosion leaves one woman seriously injured, and a home pieces.  Independent.co.uk reports that after the explosion a strong odor of gas was present. A woman has been seriously injured after an explosion destroyed a house in Sunderland. Fire crews pulled the woman from the rubble after the blast shook a street in the Ryhope area of the city ...

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BREAKING-UK authorities investigating Bombing

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Dashcam video appears to show moment of possible explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. More: https://t.co/lTUUnfCSQZ pic.twitter.com/Tv7xZYJJJP — NBC News (@NBCNews) May 22, 2017 Bomb disposal units have arrived at the ‘active crime scene’ at Manchester Arena. Latest update on the reported ‘explosion’ pic.twitter.com/yVqIT69TZz — Sky News (@SkyNews) May 22, 2017 Independent.co reports: There are a number of ...

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One dead in UK ammonia leak

  HMN-One dead in ammonia leak at UK brewery. In total, 22 people, including 11 employees, 2 police officers, and 9 firefighters, were taken to the hospital.  BBC news provided more details. One person has died and another is in a serious but stable condition following an ammonia gas leak at a brewery. Police, fire and ambulance services were called ...

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SD&G first responders face new danger: chemical suicide – UK

Source: www.cornwallnewswatch.com Posted on September 23, 2015 reposted SOUTH GLENGARRY/CORNWALL – First responders in SD&G are trained for it, but rarely come face-to-face with a potentially deadly situation when someone takes their own life. But that training came into play Sunday night after someone ended their life by chemical suicide near the Peanut Line on Cashion Road, northeast of the Glendale subdivision. ...

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