Crews respond to hazmat incident in West Greenwich

Crews respond to Hazmat incident in West Greenwich. (WJAR)

Crews in West Greenwich were on the scene of a hazmat incident Wednesday night.

They responded to Cranston Trucking on Hopkins Hill Road.

The fire chief told NBC 10 that a forklift punctured a 55 gallon drum filled with some type of corrosive chemical.

One person suffered minor injuries but did not need to be transported.

The road was closed for a time but reopened.

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