Crews clear potential hazmat spill in North Valley

Albuquerque News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Crews have cleared the scene of a potential hazmat spill at a North Valley home.

The Bernalillo County Fire Department says deputies first responded to the home near Edith and Osuna just before 4:30 p.m. Reports indicated a cloud of chemicals had formed in someone’s home.

Officials now say it was coming from compressed air cylinders. Nearby residents were placed under a voluntary evacuation, but have since been allowed to return home.

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