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Acid spill causes HazMat situation

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - One person is recovering following a hazardous material spill Thursday morning.

The spill happened around 10:15 a.m. at Johnston Supply in the 4400 block of Poplar Level Road.

According to crews at the scene someone was unloading batteries when they spill battery acid. When the person went to clean the spill up the acid reacted with another substance.

The injured person was taken to a hospital for treatment.

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