HCSO Investigating Chemical Spill On I-275

Hillsborough County Responded to a report of hazmat incident.

Hillsborough County Fire Rescue responded to a report of unknown jugs in the road. Location is Bearss Ave. Multiple HCFR units are on scene.

Road closure on Bearss Ave , west of I-275 to Florida Ave, in both directions.

UPDATE – The substance was confirmed as Muriatic Acid. HCFR performed a wash down of the roadway. Bearss is now open in both directions.