1 person treated & 29 people evacuated for hazmat at Extended Stay on San Ignacio Ave. in San Jose. Something sprayed near lobby door. pic.twitter.com/R1n9odoqGM— Matt Keller (@MattKellerABC7) July 24, 2017
Officials said the substance has been identified as pepper spray.
San Jose police said the motel must have a specialist clean the area before anyone is allowed back inside the motel.
Substance causing hazmat identified as pepper spray. SJFD says motel must get it cleaned up by specialist. Once done it can be reopened. pic.twitter.com/XhQCaCxjsc— Matt Keller (@MattKellerABC7) July 24, 2017
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