Hazmat team responds to ammonia spill in San Jose

Bay Area

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KRON) – The San Jose Fire Department is advising residents in the area of an ammonia spill to shelter-in-place.

Just after 4 p.m., the spill happened in the area of the 400 block of Eggo Way.

Officials say those who live in the area and ‘can smell gas odor in the air, please remain inside and shelter in place with windows and doors closed.’

The hazmat team responded to the spill.

Around 6:15 p.m., officials reported one patient was assessed while on the scene but has since been released.

No other injuries have been reported.

Eggo Way is closed at E. Julian and Wooster Avenue at this time.

Officials ask all to avoid the area.

Check back for updates as this is developing.

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