Tag: baltimore fire

Acid Cloud Leaks Out in Curtis Bay, Prompting Shelter-in-Place Order

An aerial view of the Solvay plant, via Google Street View

A mishap at a Curtis Bay chemical plant this afternoon left residents of several South Baltimore and Anne Arundel County neighborhoods sheltered in place for an hour and a half.

Another Fire Hits Old Schenuit Rubber Tire Factory in Woodberry

A firetruck sits parked outside the vacant factory on Friday morning.

A massive fire broke out in an already burnt-out vacant tire factory in North Baltimore’s Woodberry neighborhood on Thursday night.

Rodent Zoo Discovered by Baltimore Firefighters


ratcageIt’s not unusual to find rodents crawling out of a crevice in Baltimore. Usually, however, they don’t have cages. According to WBAL-TV, Baltimore City firefighters found more than 100 rats and mice caged up in the basement of a home in the 1000 block of N. Patterson Park Ave. on Saturday.