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Hazmat team investigating leaking container at Templeton winery

Posted at 11:05 AM, Dec 20, 2018

UPDATE (5:10 p.m.) – CAL FIRE says the incident “has been mitigated” and all county fire resources have been released.


(11:05 a.m.) – CAL FIRE is on scene of a possible hazardous materials incident at Wild Horse Winery in Templeton.

Emergency responders were called to the scene Thursday morning for a report of a container leaking an unknown liquid.

CAL FIRE said approximately 12 winery employees were evacuated from the building and a hazmat team was assessing the situation.

No injuries were reported.

This is a developing story and will be updated with new information as it becomes available.

CAL FIRE SLO, San Luis Obispo County Sheriff, and San Luis Ambulance responded to the hazmat investigation. (Photo courtesy CAL FIRE SLO)