Tag Archives: propane

Regina fire called to high-risk hazmat leak at Armour Road

Source: PANow Armour Road north of Regina is blocked off as Regina Fire & Protective Services deals with a leaking propane tank. Crews were called to a construction area of the Evraz steel plant late Thursday morning. It appears a valve on a large propane tank was broken as the tank was being moved, and the tank began venting gas. ...

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Propane burn off in Florida – Photos

Jacksonville – Units from JFRD responded to a single MVA involving a bobtail propane delivery truck that apparently left the road and after overcorrecting, rolled over.  First in units treated the driver who was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries.  A HazMat response was requested. Station 7 and Station 21 (JFRD HazMat Stations) responded and assessed the scene ...

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Firefighters burn off propane leak – Is your team prepared?

According to the Minuteman News Center (10/21/15): The Westport Fire Department responded to a report of a “gas leak” at a residence on Red Coat Road  Saturday at 5:24 p.m.. Upon arrival, firefighters located an underground propane tank leaking gas adjacent to the driveway.  Firefighters set up a precautionary hose line and metered the area. The incident commander determined that ...

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No injuries, but 10 homes evacuated in Norfolk propane leak

Source: The Sun Chronical BY JIM HAND SUN CHRONICLE STAFF NORFOLK – Ten homes were temporarily evacuated Friday morning when a propone gas truck sprang a leak and a vapor cloud formed in the Tucker Road area. Firefighters were able to disperse the cloud, plug the leak, then shut off the gas, authorities said. There were no injuries. The incident ...

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Propane Tank Response – Case Study (Size-up Sunday)

Response to report of leaking propane cylinder, what do you do? This could be a hazmat, single engine, or full assignment response depending on dispatch – you are first in. Park at safe distance, up wind and not becoming an ignition source – check En route fire up gas monitor, if you have one, and make sure it is done in ...

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