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: Brush Fire Burns In North San Jose, Milpitas Along Coyote Creek Area
Employees were evacuated once firefighters arrived. One person was assessed on the scene and released, but no other injuries were reported.READ MORE: COVID: San Francisco's City Employee Vaccine Mandate Is Not A First In America
Shortly after 8 p.m. the incident was declared “under control” with the leak contained as police began reopening surrounding streets.
Firefighters had advised nearby residents who smelled a gas odor to remain inside and shelter in place, with windows and doors closed.MORE NEWS: CoCo County Supes Lift Hemp Moratorium, Leave Ban On Vaping Sales In Place
Access to Eggo Way was closed at East Julian Street and Wooster Avenue.