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‘Shelter In Place’ Lifted Following Hazmat Situation In Gallatin County

Posted at 6:40 AM, Apr 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-22 11:33:18-04

GALLATIN COUNTY, Ky. (WLWT)– A “shelter in place” advisory has been lifted after a hazmat situation in Ghent.

It started around 5 a.m. Monday at Steel Technologies on U.S. 42.

Officials say the advisory was called after a fire at the business.

There is reportedly no significant damage to the building, and the EPA will have to further assess.

Select bus routes for Gallatin County Schools were impacted Monday morning: