The TSA was alerted this morning when a substance on a carry-on bag at the checkpoint caused minor injuries to three travelers. This is a developing story…

Three people are being evaluated for minor injuries after an apparent Hazmat situation at LaGuardia Airport Wednesday morning, according to emergency officials.

The FDNY said they received a 911 call at around 5:45 Wednesday morning.
Three people were exposed to some sort of hazardous material, but it is not immediately clear what that material was, officials said.
The TSA said a bag was alarmed at a checkpoint inside Terminal B. An unknown substance was on the carry-on bag, and Port Authority was notified.

Via: NBC

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