Chemical issue leads to Hazmat call at Englewood business

Hazmat crews responded to a chemical issue at an Englewood business on Harco Drive.

ENGLEWOOD, Ohio (WDTN) — Hazmat crews were called to a business in Englewood early on Monday morning.

Crews removed a chemical from the business in the 700 block of Harco Drive around 2:30 a.m. on Monday.

Authorities say the chemical began oxidizing, creating the hazard. Steam could be seen rising from parking lot where the chemical was sitting.

Police blocked off Harco Drive while crews worked to clear the scene. That scene was clear by 6 a.m. and all roads reopened.

No injuries were reported. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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