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Hazmat Teams Rush To Aurora Urgent Care Center In Chemical Scare

An urgent care center in Aurora was evacuated Friday morning and people there were being decontaminated after staff members found evidence of sodium hydroxide.

04/26/2013

An image from the scene after an explosion in Lakewood  (credit: CBS)

Lakewood Police Say Illegal Activity Led To Shed Explosion

Police say there was illegal activity going on in the shed before it exploded in Lakewood Saturday evening.

02/17/2013

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Explosion In Garbage Truck Sends Workers To The Hospital

Picking up trash is a dirty job, and on Wednesday it was dangerous for two garbage truck workers in Lakewood.

08/22/2012

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Suspicious Package Dropped Off At Denver Fire Station

Denver police and firefighters investigated a suspicious package dropped off at a fire station Friday night.

07/28/2012

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Hazmat Crews Called To Gold Star Sausage in Denver

Hazardous materials crews were called out to Gold Star Sausage in Denver on Saturday after reports of an ammonia smell coming from the building.

07/15/2012

A hazmat team at the scene on Friday (credit: CBS)

Chemical Situation May Force Extended Closure Of Apartments

It could be days before residents can move back into an Aurora apartment complex after a woman committed suicide there.

07/16/2011

Matthew O'Neill (credit: Grand County Sheriff)

Arrest Made In Last Week’s White Powder Incident

CBS4 has confirmed that the FBI has arrested a suspect in powdery substance mailed to government building.

06/01/2011

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White Powder Determined To Be No Hazard After Evacuation

A state office building was evacuated Wednesday morning after a suspicious substance was found in a package in the building.

05/25/2011

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Truck Spills Hazardous Material In Lakewood

Lakewood firefighters and hazardous materials crews were at 6th Avenue and Quail Saturday morning after a commercial truck was leaking fuel.

01/08/2011

An image of the tanker truck (credit: Colorado State Patrol)

Hazardous Material Spill Closes I-70 Near Silverthorne

Eastbound and westbound lanes of Interstate 70 are closed between the Eisenhower Tunnel and Silverthorne due to a hazardous material spill after an accident.

12/21/2010