Posted by on August 12, 2016
Categories: Bay Area


(BANT) – Some Fremont residents were advised to shelter in place this morning after a chemical reaction started during a trash pickup, fire officials said.

The reaction started in a Republic garbage truck after a trash pickup at 34309 Newton Court at about 9:30 a.m., police and fire officials said.

The truck driver was taken to the hospital.

Fremont Fire officials released video of the incident on their Twitter page: