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Fire crews respond to hazmat incident on I-695 after tractor-trailer turns on side

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Posted at 1:13 PM, Jun 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-04 13:30:33-04

BALTIMORE COUNTY — Baltimore County fire crews responded to a hazmat incident after a tractor-trailer turned on its side.

It took place on I-695 between Charles St. and York Rd. inner loop Thursday around 10:05 a.m.

Officials said the tractor-trailer was transporting polyurethane and there is no fire or chemical leakage at this time.

The driver of the tractor-trailer was taken to an area hospital with non life-threatening injuries

BCoFD Hazardous Materials crews, Maryland Environment, and other partners are working to offload the product.

All lanes of I-695 between exits 25 and 26 will be closed for several hours.