Hazmat team called to investigate suspicious gray powder in Springfield

Hampden County

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A hazmat team was called to Carew Street in Springfield for a suspicious substance Thursday night.

The Springfield Fire Department said crews were called to 625 Carew Street after the suspicious substance, gray powder, was discovered around 9 p.m.

The fire department’s Arson and Bomb Squad investigated and initiated a tier 1 hazmat response.

The state’s hazmat team determined the gray powder was not hazardous.

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