The Independence Mall in Kingston was evacuated after a refrigerator malfunctioned. (WBZ-TV)

Independence Mall In Kingston Evacuated After Hazmat Incident

The Independence Mall in Kingston was evacuated Tuesday due to a hazmat incident.


Firefighters on scene during a Hazmat situation on Huntington Ave. (WBZ)

Nitrogen Leak On Huntington Ave. Forces Evacuations

Several buildings were evacuated on Huntington Ave. and Longwood Ave. on Monday morning.


Hazmat situation at N-Tek in Lawrence. (Photo courtesy Lawrence Fire IAFF)

Homes Evacuated After Hazmat Incident In Lawrence

Four firefighters were transported to the hospital after responding to a hazmat situation on Ballard Road in Lawrence early Sunday morning.


Manomet Elementary School in Plymouth (WNZ-TV)

Custodian Dies In Hazmat Incident At Plymouth School

One person has died and 11 others were rushed to a hospital after an incident involving hazardous materials inside a Plymouth school.


A firefighter removed two bags from the Home Depot in Methuen Monday.

Suspicious White Powder Sent To Four Businesses In Merrimack Valley

Police are investigating three different incidents involving greeting cards with an unidentified white powder inside mailed to businesses in the Greater Lawrence area.


HazMat crews were on scene at a house in Brighton Saturday.

Hazmat Crews Respond To Home In Brighton

Hazmat crews were on scene at a house in Brighton Saturday morning.


Building 6 at MIT was evacuated on Thursday.

Gas Leak In MIT Lab Forces Building Evacuation

A gas leak forced an evacuation at a lab on the campus of MIT on Thursday.


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Hazardous Materials Team Responds To Mass. Prison

A hazardous materials team responded to a brief incident at a state prison in Gardner.


Police block off Commercial Street in Dracut for a hazmat situation. (Photo Credit: Bernice Corpuz)

Potentially Hazardous Chemical Sends Three Workers To Hospital In Dracut

Three workers were taken to the hospital on Tuesday after possibly being exposed to a hazardous chemical.


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State Bans HazMat Trucks From Downtown Boston During Day

The state Department Of Transportation has decided that trucks carrying hazardous materials, including gasoline and heating oil, cannot travel through Boston between 6 a.m and 8 p.m.