First responders give ‘all clear’ after ammonia leak at Goodlettsville Tyson plant


GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Goodlettsville Fire Department and The Nashville Fire Department Hazmat team were on the scene of an ammonia leak at the the Tyson Foods Inc. plant Sunday morning.

Fire officials say the leak was coming from outside the back of the facility around 4:41 a.m.

Emergency responders evacuated the nearest campground and secured nearby areas.

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I-65 and Highway 41 were shut down. In an update provided around 8:15 a.m., officials say the hazmat team provided the “all clear” and the interstate reopened.

No other information was immediately released.

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