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January 28, 2015 at 1:52 PM

Chemical leak at Port of Olympia leads to evacuations

The Associated Press OLYMPIA — A hydrogen peroxide leak in a water treatment plant at the Port of Olympia has led to evacuations at the port and surrounding businesses. KIRO-TV reports police and firefighters set up a quarter-mile evacuation perimeter after the leak happened around 12:15 Wednesday. The state Department of Ecology says some hydrogen peroxide entered storm drains…

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