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.