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Croda Inc., in New Castle located at the base of the Delaware Memorial Bridge had a toxic release leaking ethylene oxide, an extremely flammable gas, from a tank on the site, causing the bridge to be shut down for several hours on Sunday night.
Jennifer Corbett/The News Journal
August 13, 2019 - 9:37 am
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Delaware environmental officials are updating residents about actions taken by a chemical plant owner since a gas leak last year temporarily closed the Delaware Memorial Bridge one of the busiest travel days of the year. Department of Natural Resources and Environmental...
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Kim Glovas
May 14, 2019 - 12:51 pm
UPDATED: 2:45 p.m. ___ CAMDEN COUNTY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A gas main rupture in Winslow Township has forced the neighborhood near South Egg Harbor Road and East Fleming Pike to evacuate. Camden County spokesman Dan Keashen said the the gas main was struck by a contractor working in the area...
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Firefighters work at the scene of a gas leak explosion in Paris, France, Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019.
AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu
January 13, 2019 - 9:37 am
PARIS (AP) — Paris Fire Department said rescuers have found a woman's body under the rubble of a bakery in Paris that was blown apart by a powerful explosion, bringing the overall death toll to four. The blast Saturday morning in the Rue de Trevise in the 9th arrondissement of north-central Paris...
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KYW Newsradio
November 25, 2018 - 6:14 pm
NEW CASTLE, DE (KYW Newsradio) -- Talk about a nightmare commute! A chemical gas leak leaded to a bridge closure in our area, causing all sorts of problems for drivers to end Thanksgiving weekend. Officials announced late Sunday night that the Delaware Memorial Bridge has been reopened. In a...
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Down this driveway is a huge pile of rubble. Investigators are trying to get to the bottom of this house explosion in Gladwyne.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
November 05, 2018 - 9:45 am
UPDATED: 1:06 p.m. GLADWYNE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Crews have a lot of work to do to get to the bottom of a house explosion on the Main Line on Sunday night. The boom could reportedly be heard as far as Bucks County and even South Jersey. When night turned into day, Lower Merion Fire Chief Chas...
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