CEO of @Arkema Inc says no way to prevent explosion at its Crosby, TX chemical plant because of massive flooding

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16 October 2018
1 year ago
The city of Beaumont has lost its water supply after Harvey knocked out the main pump station
USNavy HSC-7 Sailors conduct HurricaneHarvey search and rescue mission over Beaumont, Texas, earlier today.1 year ago
#USNavy HSC-7 Sailors conduct HurricaneHarvey search and rescue mission over Beaumont, Texas, earlier today.
Navy says USS Kearsarge, USS Oak Hill will deploy Thursday for humanitarian relief in Houston following Hurricane Harvey - 13NewsNow1 year ago
Navy says USS Kearsarge, USS Oak Hill will deploy Thursday for humanitarian relief in Houston following Hurricane Harvey - 13NewsNow
1 year ago
3500 Fort Bliss soldiers to deploy to Kuwait.
Two people died near Simonton when their car went odd the road and into the water. Details coming.  - @KHOU1 year ago
Two people died near Simonton when their car went odd the road and into the water. Details coming. - @KHOU
1 year ago
Denton: McNair Elementary is out of lockdown (earlier police activity in neighborhood)
A damaged flag blows in the wind near Nursery, Texas on U.S. 87.1 year ago
A damaged flag blows in the wind near Nursery, Texas on U.S. 87.
1 year ago
McNair Elementary placed on lockdown after reports of armed suspect near campus
2 drowned near Fulshear when they drove down Pool Hill Rd. Current swept vehicle.1 year ago
2 drowned near Fulshear when they drove down Pool Hill Rd. Current swept vehicle.
1 year ago
Reports Israel's @IsraelMFA is considering sending an aid and rescue mission to Texas
A house is on fire right now amid the floods to the west of Houston. No way fire engines can get to it.1 year ago
A house is on fire right now amid the floods to the west of Houston. No way fire engines can get to it.
1 year ago
Company officials warning that flooded Crosby, Texas, chemical plant - outside Houston - could see explosion.
Rescues still happening at Highway 6 and Cairnway Drive. Water overflowing from the Addicks Reservoir.1 year ago
Rescues still happening at Highway 6 and Cairnway Drive. Water overflowing from the Addicks Reservoir.
Sarah Reynolds: I'm just grateful that the community came together, no race, no color, no prejudices just willing to help.1 year ago
Sarah Reynolds: "I'm just grateful that the community came together, no race, no color, no prejudices just willing to help."
.@HCSOTexas: We are sad to confirm we have retrieved six victims from a van that was submerged in Greens Bayou1 year ago
[email protected]: We are sad to confirm we have retrieved six victims from a van that was submerged in Greens Bayou
1 year ago
CEO of @Arkema Inc says no way to prevent explosion at its Crosby, TX chemical plant because of massive flooding
.@POTUS: The citizens of Texas need all the prayer, support and resources our communities have to offer.1 year ago
[email protected]: "The citizens of Texas need all the prayer, support and resources our communities have to offer."
.@POTUS: As we all know, our Gulf Coast was hit over the weekend with a devastating hurricane of historic proportion.1 year ago
[email protected]: "As we all know, our Gulf Coast was hit over the weekend with a devastating hurricane of historic proportion."
1 year ago
Houston airports to reopen with limited operations at 4 p.m. - KPRC
1 year ago
Austin mayor: "We don't care where you came from. If you need shelter in Austin, we'll find a place for you." Harvey
1 year ago
Rep. Brian Babin of Texas says “I am absolutely trapped in my house.” He says he is safe, but trapped by floods
1 year ago
Gov. Abbott says that Hurricane Harvey relief funding "should be far in excess" of the amount for Hurricane Katrina
1 year ago
San Antonio, Texas shooting at 111 Dallas St: 1 injured
1 year ago
Katy, Texas shooting at Peek Road and Westheimer Parkway: 1 injured
1 year ago
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott calls Trump's commitment to the hurricane recovery efforts "firm, strong and unequivocal"
1 year ago
Sheriff's office confirms two more Harvey-related deaths north of Houston, bringing death toll to 20.
Helicopter views show a devastated Houston under water1 year ago
Helicopter views show a devastated Houston under water
1 year ago
City of Port Arthur, Texas, calling for public assistance: "Individuals with boats are needed in Port Arthur for rescues."
1,000 homes near Barker and 3,000 homes near Addicks are innundated with water, @JeffLindner1 says. - KHOU 11.1 year ago
1,000 homes near Barker and 3,000 homes near Addicks are innundated with water, @JeffLindner1 says. - KHOU 11.
The Brazos River is at 53.22' at 7:15AM . Evacuations orders are still in place1 year ago
The Brazos River is at 53.22' at 7:15AM . Evacuations orders are still in place
2 men, 1 woman shot to death at Lithonia apartment complex, no motive, no suspects in custody1 year ago
2 men, 1 woman shot to death at Lithonia apartment complex, no motive, no suspects in custody
1 year ago
Tropical Storm Harvey makes second landfall in Louisiana
1 year ago
Tropical Storm Harvey makes landfall just west of Cameron in Louisiana; "catastrophic" flooding continues in SE Texas and SW Louisiana - NHC
Video shows 2 men on horseback rescuing a horse trapped in rising waters in Cleveland, TX1 year ago
Video shows 2 men on horseback rescuing a horse trapped in rising waters in Cleveland, TX
Evacuees in Port Arthur wait to be moved to Lamar State College-PA after shelter floods1 year ago
Evacuees in Port Arthur wait to be moved to Lamar State College-PA after shelter floods
Hundreds of people evacuated Harvey to the Bob Bower Civic Center in Port Arthur. This is what it looks like as water began to rush in.1 year ago
Hundreds of people evacuated Harvey to the Bob Bower Civic Center in Port Arthur. This is what it looks like as water began to rush in.
USMC Amphibious Assault Vehicles in the south Houston area down to Galveston for humanitarian operations. 4thAABn1 year ago
USMC Amphibious Assault Vehicles in the south Houston area down to Galveston for humanitarian operations. #4thAABn
A map of all Harris County subdivisions impacted by reservoir overflow1 year ago
A map of all Harris County subdivisions impacted by reservoir overflow
1 year ago
Two people are dead after a tree fell onto a truck in Jasper County.
1 person rescued, 2 others missing after they were swept away by flood water in Houston1 year ago
1 person rescued, 2 others missing after they were swept away by flood water in Houston
Storm team from the National Weather Service surveys the devastation at Holiday Beach, Texas caused by Harvey.1 year ago
Storm team from the National Weather Service surveys the devastation at Holiday Beach, Texas caused by Harvey.
1 year ago
Mayor @SylvesterTurner says a curfew is in effect in Houston from 10 pm - 5 am. It will remain in effect until further notice.
1 year ago
Officials: Corps now planning to release up to 16 cubic feet/second from Addicks dam, double original plan. Impacts Buffalo Bayou
.@HCSOTexas: And then came the sun. Much welcomed1 year ago
[email protected]: And then came the sun. Much welcomed
Video shows the Chevron Phillips plant in Baytown, Texas underwater in the midst of historic Harvey flooding.1 year ago
Video shows the Chevron Phillips plant in Baytown, Texas underwater in the midst of historic Harvey flooding.
Residents in Brazoria County neighborhood band to patch levee breaches - KSATnews1 year ago
Residents in Brazoria County neighborhood band to patch levee breaches - KSATnews
Police responding to an officer involved shooting in @CityofWatauga. Officer is okay. -
 @NBCDFW1 year ago
Police responding to an officer involved shooting in @CityofWatauga. Officer is okay. - @NBCDFW
Officer-involved shooting @ Watauga. Officer is OK; person with a gun was shot. Watauga Rd near Rufe Snow closed to traffic.1 year ago
Officer-involved shooting @ Watauga. Officer is OK; person with a gun was shot. Watauga Rd near Rufe Snow closed to traffic.
Marine Corps AAVP-7A1 Amphibious Assault Vehicle headed to Dickinson to help with rescue efforts due to Harvey Flood1 year ago
Marine Corps AAVP-7A1 Amphibious Assault Vehicle headed to Dickinson to help with rescue efforts due to Harvey Flood
Flooding on Main Street in Vidor.1 year ago
Flooding on Main Street in Vidor.
NWS Houston: Update to the rainfall record: 51.88 has been reported at Cedar Bayou and FM-1942 as of 3:40 PM CDT today1 year ago
NWS Houston: Update to the rainfall record: 51.88" has been reported at Cedar Bayou and FM-1942 as of 3:40 PM CDT today
Anahuac struggling right now, dealing with lots of rain today and rising water. - khou111 year ago
Anahuac struggling right now, dealing with lots of rain today and rising water. - khou11
Protesters (pro-DACA, anti-Nazi), supporters, and a guy from upstate NY all outside Trump's Austin event - CNN1 year ago
Protesters (pro-DACA, anti-Nazi), supporters, and a guy from upstate NY all outside Trump's Austin event - CNN
1 year ago
Arkema Americas: The risk of an explosion or fire at a Crosby chemical plant affected by flooding is “real,” but not imminent, according to a statement released Tuesday from the company that owns the plant.
1 year ago
Motiva Port Arthur Texas refinery preparing to shut down - sources
1 year ago
14 people arrested on looting charges in the past 48 hours, Houston-area district attorney says
Floodwaters Sweep Freeway Concrete Barrier Away At San Jacinto Bridge (Houston)1 year ago
Floodwaters Sweep Freeway Concrete Barrier Away At San Jacinto Bridge (Houston)
Trump motorcade arrives at DPS HQ in Austin1 year ago
Trump motorcade arrives at DPS HQ in Austin
Helicopter circling overhead at Dairy Ashford and Briar Patch near where rescues have been happening this afternoon1 year ago
Helicopter circling overhead at Dairy Ashford and Briar Patch near where rescues have been happening this afternoon
Harvey: Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew evacuates a resident of Houston amid rising waters1 year ago
Harvey: Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew evacuates a resident of Houston amid rising waters
1 year ago
With the confirmation of the Houston PD officer Steve Perez's death, @FoxNews is reporting at least 15 fatalities from Harvey Storm
Harvey: Two South Carolina Army National Guard Helicopter Aquatic Rescue Teams (SC-HART) departed for Dallas County, Texas1 year ago
Harvey: Two South Carolina Army National Guard Helicopter Aquatic Rescue Teams (SC-HART) departed for Dallas County, Texas
1 year ago
Donald Trump has landed in Austin, Texas, as part of his Hurricane Harvey tour
Houston Police Chief Confirms Officer Died In Flood While Making His Way To Work1 year ago
Houston Police Chief Confirms Officer Died In Flood While Making His Way To Work
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