Hazmat incident in Plumsteadville; shelter in place order lifted

PLUMSTEADVILLE, Pa. (WPVI) -- A shelter in place order has been lifted as officials continue to investigate a hazmat incident in Plumsteadville, Bucks County.

It happened at the Airgas facility along the 6100 block of Easton Road.

Officials initially ordered nearby residents to shelter in place. However, after about an hour that order was rescinded.

An Airgas employee was transported to Doylestown Hospital for evaluation and later released.

Officials do not know the cause of the hazmat at this time.

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