(credit: WWJ/Mike Campbell)

All Clear Given After HAZMAT Scare In Detroit

A reported chlorine spill at a waste water treatment plant turned out to be a false alarm.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2013

Chemical Spill Puts Adrian Residents On Lockdown

Police in Adrian have given the all clear following a chemical release that confined residents to their homes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2013

Michael Dewayne Brooks (Booking photo)

Warren Man Pleads Guilty In Death Of Obese, Bedridden Wife

Police say the apartment had no beds or food for the four children in the house, including twin toddlers, and said he let his disabled wife fester in bed surrounded by her own waste.

CBS Detroit–01/24/2013

HAZMAT Extricates 500-Pound Warren Woman From Home

A bed-ridden, roughly 500-pound woman will remain in intensive care for a couple days, but her condition is improving.

CBS Detroit–10/16/2012


Ohio Freight Train Derails, Causing Fiery Blast

Fire officials say a freight train carrying agricultural products derailed Wednesday morning in Columbus, Ohio, causing a fiery explosion and injuring at least two people.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/11/2012

Back-up along M14 after accident spilled acid on roadway. (WWJ)

Acid Spill Closes M-14 Following Rollover

Westbound M-14 is expected to be shut down from more than 5 hours after a semi rolled over, leaving liquid acid leaking onto the freeway.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2012

Gas Leak Near Ortonville School

Officials said a HAZMAT crew was deployed to the scene near Oakwood Elementary.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2012

Hazmat team on the scene.

Suspicious Package Delivered To Sterling Heights Home

It was an unusual call and a first for the Sterling Heights Police Department.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2012

Hazmat Crews On Site Of Broken Thermometers

Hazardous materials crews have been called to deal with a box of broken thermometers found in a metal trash bin at a Michigan hospital.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2012

(WWJ Photo, File)

Officials Investigate Strange Sewer Smell At DMC

Detroit fire crews were on the scene Tuesday afternoon of a hazardous materials situation at the city’s biggest medical complex.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2012