HAZMAT incident prompts Chesterfield business evacuation

Posted at 11:03 AM, Jul 07, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-07 12:31:31-04

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- Fire crews responded to a hazardous material incident at Classic Party Rentals on Burge Avenue in Chesterfield. Hydrogen Peroxide and other corrosive agent spilled in a delivery truck at the business, Assistant Chesterfield Fire Chief Robby Dawson said.

The business has been evacuated as a result of the incident, according to a Chesterfield Fire spokesperson. No other buildings in the area have been evacuated and no injuries were reported.

The cleanup remained on-going, Dawson said.

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