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New Haven Hazmat Incident
New Haven Police Department
Morgan Cunningham
November 26, 2019 - 12:42 am
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ Yale New Haven Hospital partially evacuated due to a possible Hazmat situation. A man allegedly entered the Hospital with a towel he claimed was soaked in chemicals. Several people came in contact with it, while he shouted "chemical warfare." Roughly 35 people were...
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John Silva
February 27, 2019 - 4:11 pm
(Hartford, Conn/WTIC) - Officials with MDC say an investigation is underway regarding the liquid contents of several vials that were found in an empty office today at the water company's Hartford headquarters. Police, fire, and hazmat crews were called to the scene 555 Main Street. MDC says...
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Sarah DiMeo
October 23, 2018 - 2:40 pm
CANTON, Conn. (AP) — Three workers at a Canton transfer station were taken to the hospital after being exposed to potentially hazardous fumes. Fire officials say there was some sort of chemical reaction in a trash container at the Canton town transfer station at about 8 a.m. Tuesday and the workers...
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John Silva
March 28, 2018 - 4:18 pm
(Hartford, Conn./WTIC Radio) - There were no injuries when 250 gallons of sulfuric acid spilled at the Purenergy generation center at 490 Capitol Avenue. Hartford Police and Fire Departments were summoned to the scene. The building was evacuated and the immediate area roped off. Officials say the...
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