Durham County

Street closed in Durham during hazmat investigation at NCCU

Lawson Street has been closed at the intersections of Alston Avenue, Merrick Street and Fayetteville Street due to a hazmat incident in the area, according to Durham police.

ABC11 reported that Durham fire officials are on scene investigating an unknown powder on N.C. Central University’s campus.

Firefighters said a white powder in an envelope was carried from one area on campus to another, ABC11 reported.

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