Chemical leak causes evacuation at Raytheon - Tucson News Now

Chemical leak causes evacuation at Raytheon

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TUCSON (KOLD) - A hazardous material situation at Raytheon Missile Systems in Tucson is under control.

A company spokesman says ten people were evacuated after a sensor indicated a hazardous chemical leak around 12:40 Monday afternoon, but the chemical dissipated almost immediately.

Tucson Fire was called in to help.  They cleared the building a couple of hours later.

No injuries have been reported.

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