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Henrico Fire: 'unusual odor' that forced business evacuation not harmful

Hazmat crews were on the scene on South Laburnum Avenue on Thursday morning. (Source: NBC12) Hazmat crews were on the scene on South Laburnum Avenue on Thursday morning. (Source: NBC12)
HENRICO, VA (WWBT) -

Henrico Fire and Hazmat crews were called to a business Thursday for an "unusual odor."

Crews arrived around 8:30 a.m. to Safeware Fire & Rescue in the 5600 block of South Laburnum Avenue and found one person not feeling well.

Four people in the building were checked by EMTs. No one was transported to the hospital.

The building was evacuated while crews searched for the odor. They determined it was coming from a piece of equipment.

"The odor, although bothersome to the persons in the building, is not believed to harmful," said Captain Taylor Goodman with Henrico Fire.

Safeware Fire & Rescue closed for the day.

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