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Slow-mo explosion of Picric Acid at Meadows Fld.

Posted at 4:42 PM, Dec 30, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-30 19:45:27-05

Kern County Public Health's Hazmat team was called to the Kern County Special Waste with Sheriff Bomb Squad assessing hazardous chemical after Picric acid, a hazardous chemical, was found at Kern County Special Waste Facility today. 

The Picric acid was disposed by incineration in safe location near Meadows Field at about 4:15 p.m. Wednesday.