090723-N-8732C-003 WASHINGTON (July 23, 2009) A Naval Support Activity Washington (NSAW) firefighter pulls hose as a precaution at the early morning Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT) incident at the Washington Navy Yard. Their actions prevented the ignition of a heavy concentration of gasoline fumes, plugged a leak from a cracked gasoline tank in a passenger car, ensured the vehicles removal from the installation and prevented potential environmental damage to the nearby Anacostia River. (U.S. Navy photo by Joseph P. Cirone/Released) US Navy 090723-N-8732C-003 A Naval Support Activity Washington f

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090723-N-8732C-003 WASHINGTON (July 23, 2009) A Naval Support Activity Washington (NSAW) firefighter pulls hose as a precaution at the early morning Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT) incident at the Washington Navy Yard. Their actions prevented the ignition of a heavy concentration of gasoline fumes, plugged a leak from a cracked gasoline tank in a passenger car, ensured the vehicles removal from the installation and prevented potential environmental damage to the nearby Anacostia River. (U.S. Navy photo by Joseph P. Cirone/Released) US Navy 090723-N-8732C-003 A Naval Support Activity Washington f
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090723-N-8732C-003 WASHINGTON (July 23, 2009) A Naval Support Activity Washington (NSAW) firefighter pulls hose as a precaution at the early morning Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT) incident at the Washington Navy Yard. Their actions prevented the ignition of a heavy concentration of gasoline fumes, plugged a leak from a cracked gasoline tank in a passenger car, ensured the vehicles removal from the installation and prevented potential environmental damage to the nearby Anacostia River. (U.S. Navy photo by Joseph P. Cirone/Released) US Navy 090723-N-8732C-003 A Naval Support Activity Washington firefighter retrieves a fire hose after securing from an early morning hazardous materials incident at the Washington Navy Yard