Campus chemical spill contained

UPDATE: the Western College of Veterinary Medicine building has reopened.

At approximately 2:30 pm, a chemical spill occurred in the Western College of Veterinary Medicine building. The building has been evacuated. Please avoid this area until an all clear is given. Other university buildings remain unaffected. Saskatoon Fire and Protective Services Haz-Mat, Facilities Management, Safety Resources and Protective Services are currently on scene to ensure the safety of the campus community.There were no injuries, all people and animals are safe, and the spill has been contained.

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