Emergency crews respond to chemical leak in east Tulsa

TULSA, Okla. — The Tulsa Fire Department (TFD) said emergency crews are cleaning up a chemical leak at a business in east Tulsa.

TFD was called to BS&B Safety Systems near East 41st Street and South Sheridan Road around 7:15 a.m. They said sulfuric acid and phosphoric acid were poured into barrels that weren’t rated to handle the chemicals. The chemicals leaked out of the bottom and started spilling.

Two people were taken to a hospital as a precaution.

The leak is not threatening surrounding areas or businesses.