Crews called to chemical incident at university lab

Cantocks Close, Bristol

Firefighters were called to an incident involving an unstable substance at a university lab.

Four fire engines and the Service’s Environmental Response Unit attended the incident. The building was evacuated and a safety cordon put in place on Cantocks Close.

The Army's Explosive Ordnance Disposal team also attended and carried out a controlled explosion at Royal Fort Gardens just before 19.00hrs this evening.