Suspected Ammonia Leak Spurs Evacuation At Lexington Business

Posted at 7:21 AM, Jun 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-11 07:21:24-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Lexington business was evacuated Monday morning due to a suspected ammonia leak at a plant on Lexington’s northwest side.

Fire officials responded after 6 a.m. to 3M Ceradyne, a facility on 695 Laco Drive.

Authorities evacuated the business and are in the process of trying to find the source of a suspected leak so that it can be shut off.