Hazardous materials team called to McDonald’s in Springfield

Hampden County

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A state hazardous materials team was called to conduct an investigation at a fast-food restaurant in Springfield’s Liberty Heights neighborhood Wednesday morning.

Springfield Fire Department Captain Drew Piemonte told 22News the fire department received a call about an unknown substance coming from the range hood at the McDonald’s at 660 Liberty Street at around 3:00 A.M.

Piemonte said firefighters called-in the state hazardous materials team to find out whether or not the substance was dangerous.

As of 5:45 A.M., Piemonte said the hazmat team was still there working.

22News is covering the story, and will bring you any updates as they become available.

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