Developing: Department of Commerce Emergency – Hazmat Situation Ongoing

Emergency responders have been called to the Department of Commerce in Washington after three employees got sick. Three people working inside the building said they suddenly felt ill on Monday. Vito Maggiolo, a spokesman for D.C. Fire and EMS, said when crews arrived they called for hazmat equipment. Maggiolo told the newspaper that once the employees went to a different area and got some fresh air they felt better. They are being monitored at the scene. – RSOE