One person taken to hospital after Genentech HAZMAT spill

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO (KRON)— One person has been taken to the hospital after a small hazardous materials spill at pharmaceutical company Genentech in South San Francisco Wednesday morning, according to Genentech.

Paramedics arrived on scene at 11:15 a.m. to help emergency crews at Genentech take one person affected by the incident to the hospital.

The South San Francisco Fire Department says the spill is now contained.

No injuries were reported, and it is not a threat to public safety, according to fire officials.

The department is not saying what spilled because it is a product made by Genentech.

Bay City News contributed to this report

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