NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Newport News police said a hazmat situation Friday night on Harpersville Road was an accidental death involving a propane tank.
Police said the road was closed between Robinson Drive and Bruton Avenue until about 9:15 p.m.
Both Newport News police and fire crews were on scene.
The Newport News Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating the incident.
Police did not give additional details.
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