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Corner Brook Fire Department tests hazmat training in mock exercise

Two members of the Corner Brook Fire Department's hazmat team are seen inside the ice plant at the Corner Brook Civic Centre on Thursday morning.
Two members of the Corner Brook Fire Department's hazmat team are seen inside the ice plant at the Corner Brook Civic Centre on Thursday morning.

The Corner Brook Fire Department tested out its hazmat training during a mock exercise at the Corner Brook Civic Centre on Thursday.

The scenario involved an ammonia leak in the centre's ice plant.

Once the fire department's initial crew arrived one employee at the centre had to be rescued from facility. The hazmat team was then called in to locate and patch the leak.  

 

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