INDIAN HEAD, Md. – On January 18, 2023 at approximately 9:53 a.m., emergency personnel responded to a hazmat leak in the 4000 block of Lower Wharf Road.
Crews arrived and found a Roberts Oxygen truck leaking over 6,000 gallons of Co2 after a line ripped from the tank.
Hazmat teams were unable to stop the leak due to damage to the shut-off valve. A 300′ perimeter was established, businesses and residences in the immediate area were evacuated as a precaution until the product in the tank ran off. All residents nearby have been notified.
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