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Package prompts Galleria-area evacuations

Package prompts Galleria-area evacuations

POSTED: Thursday, May 10, 2012 - 5:30am

UPDATED: Thursday, May 10, 2012 - 5:44am

Improperly marked package prompts 90 minute evacuation

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; A box of marine flares, marked as explosives and dropped off on Wednesday to Houston firefighters, caused a 90-minute evacuation of a Galleria-area fire station and nearby residences.

The incident was resolved around 10 p.m., Houston Fire Department spokeswoman Ericka Duckworth said. To read more on this story, head to The Houston Chronicle's website:


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