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OFR firefighter hospitalized after chemical fire in north Odessa

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Posted: Friday, January 10, 2020 4:43 pm

An Odessa Fire Rescue firefighter was hospitalized after a chemical fire in north Odessa.

The fire, which happened at a business near the area of 67th Street and Andrews Highway, started before 11 a.m. Friday morning.

According to Devin Sanchez, the City of Odessa director of communications, OFR crews are working on the hazmat situation, which is acetic acid. The shelter was in place, but it was lifted around 2 p.m. The OFR firefighter is reportedly expected to be OK.

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