BOSTON, MA – On October 19th, 2023 at approximately 07:00 pm local time, Boston Fire Department received a call of a chlorine leak on 240 Devonshire Street. Multiple fire companies along with specialized fire units, Boston EMS, Boston Police, and Massachusetts State Police responded to the incident.

Firefighters made initial entry in order to extract the person who was reportedly exposed to the hazardous material. After a thorough investigation of the area with a meter, there was no hazardous material found in the area.

The area was deemed safe by the Boston Fire Department. The condition or the identity of the victim transported has not been released to the public yet.