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Person seriously injured in large chemical spill on Upper East Side: police

Posted: 7:45 AM, May 28, 2019
Updated: 2019-05-28 07:45:00-04

UPPER EAST SIDE — A large chemical spill in Manhattan Tuesday morning left one person with serious injuries, the FDNY said.

Authorities said a call came in just before 7 a.m. for a 25 gallon chemical spill in the vicinity of East 62nd Street and Madison Avenue.

One person suffered serious but non-life threatening injuries as a result of the spill, according to the FDNY.

Hazmat crews are on the scene, authorities said.