North Haven, Conn (WTNH) — North Haven High School has been evacuated after a chemical spill was reported in the school.
North Haven Firefighters confirmed the spill occurred just before 11:00am Friday morning. No injuries have been reported. Officials tell News 8 that the accident was a Hydrogen Chloride spill in the chemistry lab.
The Superintendent’s office said there was a strange odor in the building, and the students were dismissed at 1:00 pm as a safety precaution. The Superintendent, Principal, and other school officials are still on site, as well as the Department of Environmental Protection.
News 8 is on the scene now and will have a full report on News 8 at 5. New details will be added here as new information comes in.