Building In Downtown Sacramento Evacuated Due To HazMat

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A seven story building in downtown Sacramento has been evacuated due to a hazardous materials situation, according to authorities.

At least five people in the building at 1616 Capitol Avenue complained of breathing problems and one was taken to the hospital.

Officials say the incident began on the seventh floor of the building however authorities evacuated the entire building as a precaution.

Crews are working to determine the cause of the incident.


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