Surprise Fire-Medical investigating hazardous situation at local landfill, 2 people treated

Posted at 4:38 PM, Aug 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-30 19:54:30-04

Crews with the Surprise Fire-Medical Department are investigating a hazardous situation at a local landfill.

SFMD responded to the landfill near Deer Valley Road and 195th Avenue Wednesday afternoon and discovered two people suffering an unknown medical issue.

It’s unknown if the people were taken to the hospital but they were treated at the scene, officials said.

Authorities are working to determine if there was a possible irritant in the area.

No additional information was immediately available.