HAZMAT

More than 30 people were exposed to pool chemicals at YMCA Camp Letts in Anne Arundel County. (Cameron Thompson/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

More Than 30 Children Evaluated For Chemical Exposure at YMCA Pool in Md.

More than 30 children are being evaluated for possible chemical exposure at a camp pool in Anne Arundel County on Wednesday morning.

07/09/2014

File photo of hazardous materials technicians.  (Photo credit: Mannie Garcia/Getty Images)

Man Caught Trespassing in WMATA Garage, Says He Was Mixing Chemicals

A man was caught trespassing Sunday afternoon in a garage in Alexandria, which is closed on weekends.

07/06/2014

Fire department evacuates people from apartment building on Battery Lane in Bethesda. (Credit: @HeatherMCurtis1)

FDA Building Evacuated For High Levels of Carbon Monoxide

A Food and Drug Administration building in Silver Spring has been evacuated after high levels of carbon monoxide were detected.

07/05/2014

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Mercury Scare At Francis Scott Key Middle

Hazmat crews were called to investigate whether a middle school student exposed others to mercury by bringing the substance onto a school bus and into a Montgomery County classroom Wednesday morning.

04/30/2014

A fuel tanker overturned outside a shopping center in Bristow on Friday morning. (Credit: Kevin Patrick/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Overturned Fuel Tanker Causes Emergency Clean Up in Roadway

A fuel tanker overturned early Friday morning in Prince William County, sparking concerns about a possible gas explosion, officials said.

07/12/2013

HazMat spill closes I-95. (credit: Brad Freitas/Twitter)

Phosphoric Acid Spilled in Crash Caused I-95 South Closure, Lengthy Cleanup

The southbound lanes of Interstate 95 have reopened following a lengthy cleanup of a crash involving hazardous materials in Stafford County.

05/17/2013

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Two Taken to Hospital for Chemical Odor at Rockville Office Building

As many as three people have fallen ill as a result of a possible chemical odor inside an office building in Rockville, fire officials say.

05/14/2013

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Freon Leak Temorarily Shuts Down Suburban Hospital in Bethesda

A HAZMAT team had to contain a Freon leak at local hospital in Bethesda on Tuesday.

10/23/2012

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Possible Chemical Spill at St. John’s High School in D.C.

Students at St. John’s High School in Northwest D.C. are being evaluated by hazmat crews.

10/16/2012

Attempted Manufacturing of Methamphetamine In Arlington - Arlington County police

Two Men Arrested After Meth Lab Discovery In Arlington Apartment

Police are investigating the discovery of a suspected meth lab in an Arlington apartment building after being called to settle a simple dispute.

08/28/2012

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