Garden Grove

Crash leads to chemical spill

ORANGE COUNTY FIRE AUTHORITY hazmat team responds to a chemical spill in Garden Grove (OCFA photo).

A traffic collision Monday led to the spillage of pool cleaning chemicals and a hazardous materials response by the Orange County Fire Authority.

The incident took place in an unincorporated area of Garden Grove at the corner of Augusta Drive and Dale Street. According to OCFA, the chemicals had spilled onto a driveway and into the street.

A hazardous material response team “neutralized and mitigated” the chemicals and firefighter paramedics assessed two persons. One was transported to a local hospital with minor complaints and the other declined transport.

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