Dangerous Chemicals Spilled in Baltimore Bridge Accident

Source: https://www.telesurenglish.net/, March 28, 2024

On Wednesday, Jennifer Homendy, chairwoman of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), reported that the cargo ship Dali, which collapsed the Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore early Tuesday, was carrying 56 containers of hazardous chemical materials.

Authorities estimate that there are 764 tons of corrosive and flammable materials, such as lithium-ion batteries, in the containers. Some of the containers were broken by the crash and glitter was found in the river waters. Read more.

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