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We're getting information now from central Ohio many people have been ordered to get out of their homes after a train -- -- it -- earlier this morning.
Outside of Columbus the state capital home to Ohio State University it triggered a fiery explosion at least two people have been injured there.
My focus -- just what was on board this train to -- such an evacuation.
Well the chemical bonds were hearing about so far -- natured alcohol and it's diary deep hatred alcoholic basically just alcohol with chemicals put an it to make it poisonous so he won't drink it but -- among the many uses for teenager alcohol -- fuel for camping -- That -- is not going to be too toxic when a -- not gonna really be toxin at all.
-- Irene is a chemical component of buyout polystyrene used in most plastic styrofoam comes from that.
Now that burns -- you get large doses of -- -- can ultimately impact your central nervous system.
It can produce feelings of nausea it can become carcinogen carcinogenic over time.
Now this is consistent with what we're hearing about one of the cameramen or photographers who showed up on C.
He started feeling nauseous and took himself in the hospital he's being checked out right now I imagine that there are reports of two people who ran up on the scene.
And they are reported injured as far as the -- injured that could change over time -- sadly what we're finding with rail car accident.
If people still ride the rails and anyone who would be in that wreckage would not be document right not do the local emergency crews do they know what kind of chemicals are coming through their towns.
On rails like these or is it.
-- it is when something happens that there notify.
It's only when something happens it's very interesting because hazardous chemicals like ammonia and chlorine come through towns on a regular basis and only the railroads are required to know.
The Federal Railroad Administration says if you would publicize this information it would create a national security threat these could be targeted by terrorists -- -- -- that argument with the fact that the contents are often times posted on the side of the cars.
The only people who don't know about -- general world public.
And the F first responders your Hazmat teams they don't learn about it until there's been an accident like this Mike thanks as soon as we get more information especially with more than a hundred homes -- -- pass it.
-- -- viewers Mike Tobin thanks for a mideast bureau there yet Chicago.
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