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Hazmat

UPDATE: Leak contained at DuPont plant in Bladen County

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After a leak at the DuPont Fayetteville Works Plant on Highway 87 in Bladen County, the company says no one in the community needs to take action. Full story...
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Crews respond to potential chemical leak

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New Hanover County Fire Services and Emergency Management responded earlier tonight to what was believed to be a release of sulfur dioxide. Full story...
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Marine charged after Morehead City hotel evacuated

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A Camp Lejeune Marine has been arrested after a hotel in Morehead City was evacuated for about five hours. Morehead City police and fire officials evacuated the hotel and two nearby restaurants Monday morning after getting a report that someone had threatened to commit suicide using chlorine. Full story...
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Police say apparent suicide led to Hazmat situation

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video Wilmington Police say officers responding to an apparent suicide had to call in a HAZMAT team to a home at 2004 Market Street last night. Full story...
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Robot helps WFD deal with Hazmat situations

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video Wilmington Fire and Hazmat crews demonstrated how their department's robot works today. Its nickname is Wall-E, and it's used to detect and monitor chemicals in the air. Full story...
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Store's hazmat scare draws Customs, Homeland Security

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video A scare at a Wilmington business this morning. Jugs of liquid found in a shipping container led to an evacuation, while police, US Customs and even Homeland Security got involved. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Clean up continues for Wilmington meth lab

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videoAfter drugs and other items used to make meth were removed from an apartment in Wimbledon Chase over the weekend, residents say investigators have been working to clear the apartment. Some neighbors say they are concerned that the toxins from the lab may have gotten into their apartments. Full story...
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Bladen gas leak sends more than 50 people to the hospital

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A gas leak at a blueberry warehouse in Bladen County sent more than 50 people to the hospital overnight. Full story...
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Strange odor at apartment complex isn't harmful

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Hazmat officials believe the strange odor at The Pines Apartments came from a pest-control bomb, or cleaning products. Full story...
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Train derails in Bladen County

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videoAll Bladen and Columbus County emergency personnel were called Saturday to respond to the scene of a CSX train derailment in East Arcadia. Full story...
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