City and Borough of Juneau
155 S. Seward Street
Juneau, Alaska 99801
tel. 907-586-5240
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Capital City Fire/Rescue

Capital City Fire Fighters & Hazardous Material Team Respond to State Office Building

On October 11, 2013 at approximately 9:45 AM CCFR responded to the State Office Building for a reported suspicious package containing a white powdery substance. The CCFR Firefighters and Hazardous Materials Team are currently on scene evaluating the situation and coordinating with federal, state, and local agencies. The State Office Building was evacuated by the State Management personnel strictly as a precautionary measure while the incident is being mitigated. There are no reported injuries at this time. This incident is expected to run for two to three hours before releasing the building back to the facility managers.

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