All-clear given in NE Philadelphia HAZMAT incident

October 17, 2012 1:02:57 PM PDT
Officials have sounded the all-clear following a HAZMAT incident in Northeast Philadelphia.

Investigators say a suspicious white powder found inside a trailer at a detention center turned out to be methadone.

Rescuers were first called to the detention center at 8101 State Road at 1:10 p.m. Wednesday after three people were exposed to the powder.

No one experienced any ill effects from being exposed to the methadone.


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