Officials: No Evidence Of Air, Water Contamination Around Rockton Chemical Plant After FireWe are learning more about the potential long-term effect of the massive chemical plant fire in Rockton, Illinois last month.
Cause Of Chemtool Fire Believed To Be Accident, Caused By Independent ContractorThe cause of the massive fire at the Chemtool plant in Rockton earlier this month was accidental, likely caused when a scissor lift struck a valve.
Two Class Action Lawsuits Filed Against Rockton's Chemtool PlantResidents living near that massive Rockton chemical fire have already filed two lawsuits.
Rockton Residents Can Return Home Four Days After The Chemtool Fire
Evacuation Order Remains In Effect Within 1 Mile Of Rockton Chemical Plant FireAn evacuation order remains in place Wednesday as an effort continues to suppress the chemical plant fire in Rockton, Illinois and avoid the risk of risk of chemical runoff spilling into the nearby Rock River.
Crews Switch To Foam In Fighting Rockton Chemical Plant Fire; Those Who Were Evacuated Remain Away From HomesA blanket of foam coating covered what was left of a chemical plant in Rockton, Illinois on Tuesday – a day after a massive fire broke out there.
Massive Chemical Plant Fire In Rockton, Illinois, Could Burn For DaysAuthorities have issued a mandatory evacuation order for people who live near the scene of an explosion and large industrial fire in Rockton, Illinois, near the Wisconsin border.