Galveston County, TX – The city of Texas City, Texas told all residents to shelter in place Tuesday afternoon due to “an industrial alarm from the industrial sector.”
“At this moment we are experiencing an industrial alarm from the industrial sector,” the city wrote in a public alert. “Texas City is calling for a shelter in place specifically for 5th Ave S to Texas Ave between 14th and 34th St . Please go indoors. Turn off air-conditioning units and close all windows, and continue to monitor social media.”
“Emergency personnel are on-site with detection monitoring systems and are further investigating. Currently, no detection levels have been indicated. We are waiting for an all-clear from the facility.”
People in the area received an alert on their phones warning of a “chemical release.”
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