3 people injured by 'hazardous material' at LaGuardia Airport: FDNY

QUEENS (WPIX) — Three people were injured by an unknown hazardous material at LaGuardia Airport Wednesday morning, according to FDNY.

Fire officials responded to a report at 5:46 a.m. that people were sick at the airport, FDNY said.

First responders discovered three people had been injured by a hazardous material at Terminal B, fire officials said.

Their conditions remain unknown.

FDNY is evaluating the substance.

Airport officials have not commented on the situation, but did tweet that Terminal B customers should use the lower roadway and allow for extra time.

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