Tag Archives: hazmat

Uncut video: Fire started by equipment explosion

Five people sustained minor injuries in a fire and small explosion at a treatment plant in Quincy. This uncut video from Sky5 shows smoke rising from the building. Five people sustained minor injuries in a fire and small explosion at a treatment plant in Quincy. This uncut video from Sky5 shows smoke rising from the building. From WCVB.com youtube. Get ...

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Hazmat teams respond to nitric acid spill at UPS in New Hartford – Video

Source: WKTV.com NEW HARTFORD, N.Y. – Hazmat crews have responded to what officials are calling a ‘minor’ spill at the UPS building in New Hartford. The call first came in a little before five a.m., and since then the building has been evacuated. The New York Mills Fire Chief says at 3:30 a.m., nitric acid was spilled at the building. ...

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Hazmat team called to Ojo Caliente warehouse – HCL gas leak

Source: KOAT/KOB OJO CALIENTE, N.M. —An evacuation was ordered Friday after a gas leak at a warehouse in Ojo Caliente. Authorities said the leak was reported at a warehouse along U.S. Highway 285 near mile marker 348. Officials said people within a half mile of the warehouse were ordered to evacuate. Authorities said the gas coming from the warehouse is ...

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Hazmat crews on the scene of possible drug lab bust

Source: Fox10 MESA, Ariz. (KSAZ) – Police and firefighters are on the scene of a possible drug lab bust outside a valley motel. Mesa police tell Fox 10 that hazmat crews are on the scene at the Studio 6 Motel near Country Club and Broadway. Police went inside the motel to make an arrest and when they discovered drugs inside, ...

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Oh Sh%! – Septic tank truck collides with car, hazmat team called to clean up spill

From: First Coast News – JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A hazmat team with the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department was called to cleanup a big mess after a septic tank truck collided head-on with car on the city’s northside Wednesday morning, authorities said. The accident happened about 8 a.m. on Dunn Avenue near Interstate 295. According to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, ...

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HONEY OIL EXPLOSION ROCKS LEMOORE HOTEL

According to ABC30 Fresno Sunday, January 17, 2016 06:24PM An explosion rocked a Travelodge hotel in Lemoore early Sunday morning. Photos of the scene show a window and door that were blown out by the blast. A witness said he grabbed a fire extinguisher to put out the flames before first responders arrived. Police also took photos at the scene. ...

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Fatal Explosion Shuts Nexen Energy Facility

One worker killed, another injured at oil-sands facility –  from WSJ According to Carolyn King and Chester Dawson of the Wall Street Journal Nexen Energy ULC, which is owned by Chinese energy company Cnooc Ltd., said one person was killed Friday following an explosion at its Long Lake oil-sands facility near Fort McMurray, Alberta. Nexen said another person was injured in the ...

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