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Hazmat responds after forklift spills industrial cleaning product

Posted at 3:46 PM, Sep 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-17 19:55:22-04
Hazmat is cleaning up a spill at 2580 West Brooks Avenue after a forklift hit a 50-gallon drum of industrial cleaning product.
The spill occurred around 2:46 p.m. North Las Vegas firefighters say the cleaning product is flammable at high temperatures, but current temperatures are nowhere near hot enough for the product to combust.
Reports say there is no immediate risk to any buildings or occupants.