Crews Respond to Hazmat Situation at MIT's Building 66 - NECN
Massachusetts

Massachusetts

The latest news from around the state

Crews Respond to Hazmat Situation at MIT's Building 66

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Crews Respond to Hazmat Situation at MIT's Building 66
    Getty Images
    FILE IMAGE

    Emergency crews responded to a hazmat situation at Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Thursday morning.

    Officials at MIT say the incident was reported in a contained area in the basement of Building 66, which is on Ames Street. The building was subsequently evacuated. No injuries were reported.

    Cambridge fire officials said the sprinklers turned on during the incident, and crews conducted air samplings.

    Ames Street was closed amid the response.

    Full Prosecutors' Statement Against Jussie Smollett

    [NATL]Full Prosecutors' Statement Against Jussie Smollett

    Prosecutors unveiled the full statement in court on Thursday against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, who is accused of fabricating a racist and homophobic attack against himself in a bid for publicity.

    (Published Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019)

    The investigation is ongoing.

    Get the latest from necn anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android