Tolleson ammonia leak: Crews respond to ammonia gas leak at Tolleson business

TOLLESON, AZ - Emergency crews were able to contain a gas leak at a local business Friday afternoon in Tolleson.

Chief Larry Rodriguez of the Tolleson Police Department said crews responded around 10:30 a.m. Friday morning to JBS Packerland near 91st Avenue and Buckeye Road to reports of an ammonia gas leak.

Rodriguez said no one was hurt.

Air15 video showed several emergency vehicles and fire trucks on the property with crews surveying the area. Semi-trailers, train cargo cars, and infrastructure were seen on the property.

No other businesses were evacuated, but a local shop closed for the day, said Rodriguez.

Authorities are investigating and expect to remain on scene for a while.

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