FILE PHOTO: Ralph Madonia from the Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue Hazardous Materials Response Team secures his Bio Hazard suit October 15, 2001 as he responds to a report of a powdery substance found in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. HazMat teams from around the country have been busy with calls related to the Anthrax scare.
DETROIT (AP) - Authorities say a possible ammonia leak at a beverage distribution business in Detroit prompted a call for hazardous materials crews.
Detroit Deputy Fire Commissioner Dave Fornell tells The Detroit News that the leak was reported Monday morning on the city's east side.
No injuries were immediately reported, but fire crews initially waited for hazardous materials crews to respond. The cause of the possible leak is under investigation.
WWJ-AM report authorities blocked off the streets around the business.