PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Authorities came to the rescue of a truck driver who was sickened by a chemical on Friday afternoon.
The incident happened in Port Richmond at the Allegheny Avenue off-ramp from I-95 around noon.READ MORE: Philadelphia Police Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting In Overbrook
The driver managed to pull the truck over on I-95 near Allegheny without incident.READ MORE: 65% Of Philadelphia Employees Have Received COVID-19 Vaccine As Of Tuesday
Fire officials say the driver got a chemical splashed onto his clothes while the truck was being loaded.
Two firefighters and two paramedics were also taken to the hospital for evaluation.MORE NEWS: 16-Year-Old Ahjaon Jackson Shot, Killed While Coming Home From Work With Twin Sister, Philadelphia Police Say