The Barcelona firefighters have worked in the containment of a corrosive liquid leak in the port of the city. The incident took place at 9:30 p.m. and has mobilized up to 10 crews, in addition to the body’s chemical hazard van.
The escape of corrosive liquid has been produced in a metal container in the port around 9:30 p.m. As reported by the Firefighters through Twitter, the action has been carried out together with the port police and there have been no people affected. In the photographs of the operation, it can be seen that those who participated in the containment of the liquid wore specialized clothing, with gloves, a mask and bottles.
🚒Tonight the #BombersBCN we have been working on containing a corrosive liquid leak from a metal container in the @portbarcelona. 10 endowments and our chemical risk van took part.
No one was affected and we worked with the port police. pic.twitter.com/IviC7Cdl0O
– Barcelona Fire Department (@BCN_Bombers) December 24, 2021
The event occurred hours before the first morning of curfew in Catalonia of this December, imposed by the Government at the end of this 2020 to stop infections of the omicron variant of the coronavirus.