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Warehouse of chemical company near Atlanta goes up in flames

A fire burns at a chemical warehouse forcing the closure of roads and evacuation of residents and businesses in Marietta, Georgia May 23, 2014. REUTERS/Tami Chappelll

A fire burns at a chemical warehouse forcing the closure of roads and evacuation of residents and businesses in Marietta, Georgia May 23, 2014. REUTERS/Tami Chappelll

A fire burns at a chemical warehouse forcing the closure of roads and evacuation of residents and businesses in Marietta, Georgia May 23, 2014. REUTERS/Tami Chappelll
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Marietta residents Jennifer Klos and Mark Delgado watch as a fire burns at a chemical warehouse forcing the closure of roads and evacuation of residents and businesses in Marietta, Georgia May 23, 2014. REUTERS/Tami Chappelll

Marietta residents Jennifer Klos and Mark Delgado watch as a fire burns at a chemical warehouse forcing the closure of roads and evacuation of residents and businesses in Marietta, Georgia May 23, 2014. REUTERS/Tami Chappelll

Marietta residents Jennifer Klos and Mark Delgado watch as a fire burns at a chemical warehouse forcing the closure of roads and evacuation of residents and businesses in Marietta, Georgia May 23, 2014. REUTERS/Tami Chappelll
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A fire burns at a chemical warehouse forcing the closure of roads and evacuation of residents and businesses in Marietta, Georgia May 23, 2014. REUTERS/Tami Chappelll

A fire burns at a chemical warehouse forcing the closure of roads and evacuation of residents and businesses in Marietta, Georgia May 23, 2014. REUTERS/Tami Chappelll

A fire burns at a chemical warehouse forcing the closure of roads and evacuation of residents and businesses in Marietta, Georgia May 23, 2014. REUTERS/Tami Chappelll
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