HAZMAT situation now contained on Hampton Blvd.

Posted on: 2:19 pm, September 13, 2013, by , updated on: 11:52pm, September 13, 2013

Norfolk, Va. – Fire crews responded to a HazMat situation on the corner of Hampton Boulevard near Baker Street, according to Julian Williamson of Norfolk Fire/Rescue.

The leak has now been contained.

The call came in around 1:05 p.m. A tractor trailer was carrying a corrosive substance that began to leak, officials say.

An estimated 5 to 15 gallons leaked from the vehicle.

Buildings and businesses were evacuated.

No injuries were reported.

Stay with NewsChannel 3 for updates.