SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — Firefighters responded to a reported ammonia spill at a San Jose facility operated by food manufacturer Kellogg’s on Friday evening.
The San Jose Fire Department told KPIX 5 that the hazmat team responded to the facility located on the 400 block of Eggo Way near Highway 101 shortly after 4 p.m.READ MORE: Flooding In Santa Rosa Bennett Valley Neighborhood Forces Evacuations
Employees were evacuated once firefighters arrived. One person was assessed on the scene and released, but no other injuries were reported.
Shortly after 8 p.m. the incident was declared “under control” with the leak contained as police began reopening surrounding streets.READ MORE: Video: San Rafael Streets Flooded as Wild, Wet Storm Lashes Bay Area
Firefighters had advised nearby residents who smelled a gas odor to remain inside and shelter in place, with windows and doors closed.MORE NEWS: Atmospheric River: More Than 130,000 Affected by Widespread Bay Area Outages
Access to Eggo Way was closed at East Julian Street and Wooster Avenue.