All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘chemical plant fire’

N.M Biofuels Plant Fire Results In Evacuation

Investigators are still working to determine the cause of a fire at a biofuels facility that nearly led to a catastrophic explosion. At around 9:00 am on Tuesday morning, a fire was reported at the Rio Valley Biofuels facility near Anthony, N.M. The fire resulted in large clouds of heavy black smoke rising high into the air. The dangerous situation …

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Chemical Plant Fire Causes Explosions in Oklahoma

A chemical plant in Oklahoma was engulfed in flames on Wednesday. As more pressurized containers became heated from the fire, explosions broke out all over the factory. The fire first started around 10p.m. on Wednesday night and was still burning Thursday morning. As the fire spread more explosions were seen and heard. The Thomas Fire Department, emergency management director for …

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