Acid Spill Near Essentia Reroutes Morning Traffic

The Hazmat team responded to an acid spill around 11:30 this morning just across from Essentia on South University.

When officials arrived to the scene they found smoke coming off of a container.

It’s believed the container fell from a truck driving by.

The spilled chemical is one that’s used for cleaning.

They picked up most of the acid and then hosed the roads to dilute the rest.

Traffic was back to normal shortly after.

Categories: Health