Possible hazmat situation at Marana apartment complex - Tucson News Now

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Possible hazmat situation at Marana apartment complex

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MARANA, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Authorities are responding to a possible hazmat situation at an apartment complex in Marana Friday night.

David Danielson, spokesman for the Marana Police Department, said the incident began around 5 p.m. at the Springs at Silverbell Apartments, 7759 N. Silverbell Road.

The MPD said officers were conducting a welfare check at an apartment when they noticed some “questionable material” inside.

The DPS hazmat team has taken over the investigation and are trying to determine what the material is and how to remove it.

There are no evacuations at this point.

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