Chemical Emergency Spurs ‘Take Cover’ Warning In La Porte, Texas
A chemical leak emergency is prompting orders for La Porte and Shoreacres, Texas residents to take cover and turn off their air conditioning and heating systems. This, as the Lone Star State deals with the emergency needs of the victims of Hurricane Harvey.
The shelter in place order covers areas around State Highways 146 and 225. Deer Park is not affected by the order, according to ATV
Per City of Shoreacres: Chemical release notice. Shelter in place. Stay inside. Close windows/doors. Turn off air conditioning/ventilation.
— Harris County OHSEM (@ReadyHarris) August 28, 2017