FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) – Crews have responded to a reported hazmat situation in Fort Lauderdale.
Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue crews were dispatched to an apartment building along the 5200 block of Northeast 24th Terrace at around 5 p.m., Wednesday.
According to officials, a woman inside of a third-floor unit opened an envelope to discover a white powder inside.
Officials said she quickly washed her hands and called 911.
Investigators added they are preparing to test the unknown substance to see if it is hazardous.
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