HAZMAT scare reported in Midland

HAZMAT scare reported in Midland
Midland police vehicle (Source: KWES)

MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - No injuries were reported following a HAZMAT scare in Midland on Friday morning.

Sara Bustilloz with the City of Midland said, a call came in from the Probation Office on Main Street.

We're told HAZMAT teams tested what an employee felt was a "suspicious substance" received in the mail and was having respiratory issues after opening it.

It was later determined that the substance wasn't a biological threat.

The employee was checked out on the scene.

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