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Possible barrels of chemicals found at Russell Industrial Center in Detroit

Posted at 11:02 PM, Jan 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-17 23:18:09-05

DETROIT (WXYZ) — It's a familiar scene - only this time at Detroit's Russell Industrial Center.

At least 50 barrels, possibly containing a hazardous substance, were discovered on the south side of the property.

A HAZMAT team with Detroit's Fire Department responded to building six at the complex and said they found no leakage.

The unidentified barrels are located along a fence line near railroad tracks.

Fire officials said a property manager on site agreed to clean the lot and signed a form claiming responsibility.

Fire officials said they would return to the property in the coming days.

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