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Hazmat situation at Chester storage facility

NBC12 has a crew on the scene and will continue to bring you updates. NBC12 has a crew on the scene and will continue to bring you updates.
CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) -

Chesterfield Police confirm they're investigating a Hazmat situation at a storage facility in the Enon area of Chester. Chesterfield Fire is assisting with the investigation.

This all began unfolding just after 12:00 p.m. Saturday at the Enon Self-Storage in the 14500 block of Golden Garden Parkway.

Police pulled over and detained two people about an hour later, near the intersections of E. Hundred Road and Golden Garden Parkway -- not far from the hazmat scene. Officers aren't saying if those detained are related to the hatmat investigation.

Right now, the area has been evacuated and we're told police and fire crews expect to remain on scene for several hours as this situation continues to unfold and materials inside the facility are removed.

We'll continue to keep you posted on any developments.

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