BREAKING NEWS Hazmat Situation in Kenmore Square

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Written by Jonathan Gang

By Jonathan Gang
Boston University News Service

UPDATE 6:20pm:

The fire department has given the all clear for the affected areas.

Original Story

The Boston Fire Department is responding to a hazmat situation at the intersection of Beacon Street and Kenmore Street.

According to the Fire Department’s Twitter, the cause appears to be a leaking bottle of hydrochloric acid aboard a FedEx truck.

The Boston University Police Department has recommended people avoid the area.

This is a developing story. Please check back for more updates.

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