HazMat

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HazMat Crews Investigate Carbon Dioxide Plume At Industrial Park In Santa Fe Springs

HazMat crews responded to a gas leak on Tuesday located in an industrial area in Santa Fe Springs.

08/25/2015

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HazMat Situation Prompts Evacuation Of Bio-Chemistry Building At UC Irvine

Four people were hospitalized on Friday after a chemical spill occurred in a laboratory at the University of California, Irvine.

08/14/2015

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Burbank Costco Evacuated As Fire Crews Respond To Hazmat Call

A Burbank Costco was evacuated Thursday afternoon as fire crews responded to a hazmat call at the location

08/13/2015

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Pasadena Courthouse To Reopen Some Floors, Courtrooms Following Fire

Officials announced some floors and courtrooms of the Pasadena Courthouse will reopen on Wednesday following a fire that caused a temporary closure.

07/29/2015

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6 Hospitalized After Mysterious Odor Hits Mira Loma Area

Six residents were transferred to a hospital after a mysterious odor left them feeling ill, according to Riverside County Fire officials.

05/31/2015

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NB 710 Freeway Shut Down As HazMat Crews Clean Up Diesel Fuel Spill

L.A. County Fire Department personnel were on the scene following reports of the incident near the 5 Freeway just after 11 p.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/20/2015

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HazMat Team Confirms South El Monte Possible Ammonia Leak Report Was False Alarm

A HazMat team Wednesday confirmed a possible ammonia leak in South El Monte was a false alarm.

01/28/2015

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HazMat Team Investigates Smoke Plume In Chino Neighborhood

Residents in an area of San Bernardino County Wednesday were ordered to shelter in place after a plume of gaseous smoke was reported.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/03/2014

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Medical Investigation Underway On Metro Bus In Mid-City

Los Angeles sheriff’s deputies were called to the scene in the 4100 block of West Venice Boulevard near Crenshaw, where a Metro bus had been pulled over and taped off shortly after 4 p.m. Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/04/2014

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Riverside High School Closed, Residents Evacuated After Nearby Gas Leak

A Riverside County school was closed and residents were evacuated Monday after an unknown gas leak was reported.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/27/2014

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Envelope With White Powder Sent To Reagan Library

Hazardous material and fire crews are at the Ronald Reagan Library after a worker opened an envelope containing a white powder, but a spokeswoman says there is no threat to the public.

09/29/2014

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Hundreds Evacuated From Building, 8 Hospitalized For Reactions To Chemical

Authorities have evacuated hundreds of people from a Pomona office building and taken eight to the hospital after a chemical made people cough and their eyes water.

04/29/2014

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$30M Effort Begun To Keep Terrorists From Smuggling Radioactive Material Into Southland Ports

Operation Maritime Chokehold is a $30 million program made possible through a grant from Homeland Security.

04/18/2014

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Alhambra High School Students Back In Class After Reports Of ‘Gas Smell’

Classes at Alhambra High School were back in session Tuesday after reports of a gasoline smell forced students to evacuate, authorities said.

04/15/2014

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Alhambra PD Lobby Reopened After White, Powdery Substance Scare

The Alhambra Police Department lobby was closed for a short time Tuesday after a person brought something inside the building that contained a white, powdery substance.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/04/2014

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