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USA: Flood of foam submerges streets outside San Jose airport01:04

USA: Flood of foam submerges streets outside San Jose airport

United States, San Jose
November 19, 2016 at 02:31 GMT -00:00 · Published

Hundreds of litres of foam fire retardant spilled onto the streets around San Jose International Airport, Friday, after a fire alarm system malfunctioned at a private hangar. The foam oozed forth from the hangar submerging cars, street furniture and trees as well as closing several blocks around the airport.

The company responsible for the spill, Signature Flight Support, has informed authorities that it will take care of the cleanup.

USA: Flood of foam submerges streets outside San Jose airport01:04
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Hundreds of litres of foam fire retardant spilled onto the streets around San Jose International Airport, Friday, after a fire alarm system malfunctioned at a private hangar. The foam oozed forth from the hangar submerging cars, street furniture and trees as well as closing several blocks around the airport.

The company responsible for the spill, Signature Flight Support, has informed authorities that it will take care of the cleanup.

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