Fire crews in Medway to clean up chemical spill - 7News Boston WHDH-TV

Fire crews in Medway to clean up chemical spill

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MEDWAY, Mass. (WHDH) - Crews responded to a hazmat incident in Medway Sunday morning after a chemical spill.

According to fire officials, an employee at 7 Industrial Park Rd. was cleaning metal and spilled roughly 16 ounces of nitric hydrochloric acid. While he had proper clothing on, some got on his skin.

He was transported to Milford Regional Medical Center with minor injuries. No other injuries were reported.

A fire official said that employees on the scene were trained in incidents like this and did a great job deconning themselves and the scene to contain the spill.

The scene was cleared in 90 minutes.
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