ARLINGTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – One of two victims in the LyondellBasell chemical leak in Houston was a father of two from Arlington.
Shawn Andrew Kuhleman was killed at the La Porte facility on Tuesday, July 29. He was working as a contractor there.READ MORE: Fort Worth Residents Concerned About Plans To Replace Nearly 100-Year-Old Forest Park Pool
Officials said 42 employees were injured after 100,000 pounds of acetic acid was released in the leak.READ MORE: Cook Children’s Halts Elective Surgeries Due To Staff, Bed Shortages During COVID-19 Surge
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