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Tuesday, March 2, 2021
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LFD: 6 people treated, Amazon employees evacuated following hazmat situation

Firefighters were called to the warehouse on Mercer Road to a report of a chemical smell Friday morning.

Pike County jail locked down over suspicious substance

Believing the substance might be fentanyl, the jail went into lockdown and a HAZMAT crew was called in.

UPDATE: Bluegrass Parkway opened after trailer fire closes it for hours

Two lanes were blocked for hours due to a trailer fire underneath the Scotts Ferry Road overpass.

US 460 in Paris closed through the night due to overturned trailer

A full trailer has overturned on US 460 causing the road to be blocked off in both directions.

Firefighters battle fiery crash in Rockcastle County

A hazmat crew was on scene to clean up diesel.

Kentucky 490 open again in Laurel County

Kentucky 490 has reopened after a hazmat situation Thursday afternoon. 

Fuel spill leads to evacuations in Casey County

Homes and businesses were evacuated following a fuel spill in Casey County on Tuesday, according to county dispatchers.

UPDATE: Road reopens in Ferguson after 5-vehicle accident

A busy intersection in Ferguson in Pulaski County reopened Tuesday evening, hours after it was closed due to a five vehicle accident that included injuries and a HAZMAT cleanup.

Area secure after tractor trailer carrying hazmat catches fire in Whitley Co.

The Williamsburg Fire Department says quick response saved the day when a tractor trailer carrying hazmat caught fire.

UK Building reopened after Hazmat Response

University officials say a fire alarm was pulled after some employees started to feel burning in their eyes and nausea.

Palumbo Dr transmission fluid spill

Multiple fire trucks and a Hazmat truck caused detours on Man O’ War, after a transmission fluid leak required professional cleanup.

10 hospitalized, Hazmat on the scene at U.K. chemical leak

Emergency responders arrived at UK’s Animal Pathology building on Veterans Drive late Wednesday morning, donning Hazmat

UPDATE: Leaking Tanker Turns Interstate Into Parking Lot

Interstate 75 in Madison County reopened around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, but not before causing all kinds of headaches for a lot of people.

Lexington Fire Dept. Drills For Ebola

Lexington firefighters and paramedics drilled Monday morning to be ready if Ebola ever broke out in Central Kentucky.

Hazmat Spill Shuts Down Portion Of I-75 In Rockcastle County

I-75 was shut down in both directions for much of Tuesday morning as crews worked to clean-up and contain a hazardous materials incident after the semi-truck carrying the chemicals crashed.

Update: Drain Blamed On Odor That Led To Building Evacuation At UK

An odor that led to the evacuation of the Chemistry and Physics Building on Rose Street on the UK campus Monday night was blamed on a drain, according to UK Police.

UPDATE: Chemical Leak Causes Partial I-75 N Closure

Around 6:30 Friday night, a semi-truck carrying sodium hydrochloride crashed into a police car while the officer was pulled over helping another driver around mile marker 113 on I-75 N.

I-64 Eastbound Closed In Bath County Due To Collision

State Police report a tanker truck, possibly carrying propane, crashed on I-64 at mile marker 115.

I-64 Eastbound Closed In Bath County Due To Collision

State Police report a tanker truck, possibly carrying propane, crashed on I-64 at mile marker 115.

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