Chemical leak in Raleigh

December 14, 2008 9:00:00 PM PST
A hazardous materials team went to 1401 Diggs Drive in Raleigh Monday after getting a report of a chemical leak.Callers said a brown material was leaking from two 55 gallon drums at a business called Bling Bling Auto Detailing.

Some people said they were having trouble breathing because of the fumes. EMS treated one person at the scene.

In a phone call with Eyewitness News, a manager said the chemical was a type of epoxy called Green Seal.

Hazardous materials workers cordoned off the area. The fumes from the chemical were not spread over a wide area and there were no evacuations in the surrounding neighborhood.