Emergency crews respond to hazardous chemical spill

The Marshall Fire Department, Marshall Police Department, Southwest Minnesota Chemical Assessment Team, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency and North Memorial Ambulance responded to a hazardous chemical spill at the Turkey Valley Farms plant in Marshall on Thursday, Marshall Police said.

Through the efforts of Turkey Valley Farms and all agencies involved, the spill was contained and recovery efforts were put into place, Police said.

“I want to thank all agencies for their swift response, quick actions, and oversight in containing and clean-up of this spill. There were no injuries and only minor property damage,”?said Steve Seward, plant manager at Turkey Valley Farms.