Building deemed safe after potential hazmat situation at Wright-Patt

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WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio (WDTN) – Emergency crews responded to a hazmat situation at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Friday afternoon.

A possible hazardous material was reported in Building 16 on Area B around 1:40 pm.

Base officials tell 2 NEWS that the building was evacuated per standard procedure and the area was cordoned off amid the investigation.

One person was evaluated by medical personnel and it was determined they were not exposed to any hazardous material.

No hazardous substances were found, and the building has been determined to be safe.

The incident remains under investigation.

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