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Ammonia leak prompts evacuations in airport industrial area

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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

An unknown number of workers were evacuated Tuesday after an ammonia leak was detected at the Unicold Corporation building in the airport industrial area on Oahu.

Honolulu police closed Koapaka Street and Ualena Street from Paiea Street to Ohohia Street while Hazmat crews investigated.

According to the Honolulu Fire Department, the leak was contained around 1:44 p.m.

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