Chemical spill shuts down busy intersection in San Mateo

SAN MATEO (KRON) — Police are advising motorists to avoid a busy San Mateo intersection while crews work to clear a chemical spill on Tuesday morning.

At around 7:30 a.m., officers responded to a report of a minor vehicle collision at the intersection of East 25th Avenue and South Delaware Street.

Officers closed the intersection after discovering the minor chemical spill from the bed of a truck involved in the crash.

“Residents in the area may notice a slight odor, but there is NO danger to the public at this time,” police said in a release.

No other information about the crash was immediately available from police.

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