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Ammonia Spill In Corbin Forces Evacuations

A serious Haz-Mat scene happened Tuesday night in Corbin, where police had to evacuate a mile-and-a-half radius around the Corbin Ice Company.

About a dozen people had to be taken to the hospital as a precaution.
Hundreds of people were evacuated from nearby homes and businesses.

Numerous police and fire departments from surrounding counties responded to the scene on Falls Road.

Everything is clear there now. An investigation is underway into the cause of the leak.


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