Chemical spill in Lincoln, Hazmat and Decontamination teams on scene

LINCOLN, R.I (WLNE) – The DEM and multiple fire departments responded to the ChemArt company in Lincoln where a spill occurred.

The spill happened during a regularly scheduled delivery of Hydrochloric Acid,

According to the DEM, 50 gallons of material was spilled into a containment area.

The building was quickly evacuated and the Woonsocket Hazmat, and North Providence Decontamination teams were on scene.

The spill is currently being cleaned up and there a no off-site impacts.

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