Ammonia leak in Pascagoula

An anhydrous ammonia leak near near Industrial Road and Highway 90 has shut HWY 90 down east and west bound.
Captain Doug Adams tells News 25 that a rail car is leaking from either damage or a valve malfunction and they are currently searching for the leak.
No injuries or evacuations have been reported, but officials are asking the public to stay clear of the area. Officials from MDEQ are on scene as they attempt to stop the leak. Officials tell News 25 it could be several hours before the leak is stopped. News 25 will have more on the situation as it develops.

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