12 Firefighters Taken to Hospital After Chemical Fire at RI Jewelry Manufacturer - NECN
Rhode Island

Rhode Island

The latest news from around the state

12 Firefighters Taken to Hospital After Chemical Fire at RI Jewelry Manufacturer

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    12 Firefighters Taken to Hospital After Chemical Fire at RI Jewelry Manufacturer
    WJAR

    Twelve firefighters have been taken to a hospital for evaluation after battling a three-alarm fire at a jewelry manufacturer in Cranston, Rhode Island.

    WJAR reports the fire at Gem-Craft at 1420 Elmwood Ave. broke out around 4:30 p.m.

    The Cranston fire chief said the firefighters all suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

    A hazardous materials crew and a decontamination unit are on the scene.

    Tons of Plastic Waste Wash Ashore on Dominican Republic Coast

    [NATL] Tons of Plastic Waste Wash Ashore on Dominican Republic Coast

    An NGO claims it cleaned up over 30 tons of plastic waste off the coast of Santo Domingo.

    (Published Saturday, July 21, 2018)

    The cause of the fire is under investigation.


    Get the latest from necn anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android