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Texas City’s shelter in place order lifted after reported chemical release – KTRK-TV

Texas City officials activated and later lifted a shelter in place advisory due to a chemical release Tuesday afternoon.

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TEXAS CITY, Texas (KTRK) — Officials have given the all clear in Texas City after a shelter in place order was issued for a reported chemical release.The emergency officials updated the advisory just before 5 p.m. Tuesday, noting that there is no need for further sheltering and no danger to the community.
Earlier, the city’s office of emergency management said the order was issued as a precaution, adding that the Marathon Galveston Bay refinery detected hydrogen fluoride some time in the afternoon.A…

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