Hazmat call on Kozlov Street might have been someone washing their hair
Odour ‘ten times stronger than nail polish’
Story from BarrieToday.com
Barrie Firefighters, Police and Simcoe County Paramedics responded to a hazmat call on Kozlov Street just after 10 a.m. Tuesday.
Samantha Hoffmann of Barrie Fire and Emergency Service says a complaint came from building staff of an odour ’10 times stronger than nail polish’ coming from a townhouse unit.
“Crews got zero readings on four gas detectors,” said Hoffmann, adding two people in the unit had no symptoms.
No injuries and no cause officially identified, but a Fire Captain leaving the scene said it’s possible the odour came from someone who was washing their hair with tea tree oil.