Port Allen chemical fire the latest in a string of incidents in the area
POSTED: Monday, May 21, 2012 - 6:00pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 - 10:48am
Louisiana (NBC33) — The chemical fire at Air Liquide is the latest in a string of incidents at chemical plants in the area.
According to the Louisiana Bucket Brigade, there have been five accidents at plants in less than 70 days at plants between Baton Rouge and New Orleans.
Two of them have taken place at Westlake Chemical near Geismar.