Crews Respond to Chemical Leak at Philadelphia VA Medical Center

Photo: Aundrea Cline-Thomas

Crews responded to a chemical leak at the Philadelphia VA Medical Center.

Officials say ethylene glycol leaked in the basement of the building, which is located on 3900 Woodland Avenue, around 5 p.m. Sunday. Around 100 people were evacuated from the building.

The leak was contained to the basement and the situation was placed under control shortly before 6:30 p.m., officials said. No injuries have been reported.

Philadelphia VA Medical Center
Philadelphia VA Medical Center


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