215 Freeway rail in Paris reopens after tanker chemical leak

A section of the 215 freeway in Riverside County reopened on Saturday after being closed due to a railroad tanker leaking an explosive chemical, officials said.

plan to lift clearance order Which affected more than 100 homes in Paris.

Mark Scoville, chief of the Riverside County Fire Battalion, told KTLA that experts were able to stabilize and cool the tanker, which was leaking styrene.

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