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Portion of College Street in Iowa City evacuated due to white powdery substance


Iowa City Police say a portion of College Street has been evacuated after someone opened an envelope containing a white powdery substance.

Sgt. Denise Brotherton says HazMat is on scene at 103 E. College St. investigating.

There have been no injuries reported at this time.

Brotherton says that Clinton Street and the Ped Mall both remain open.

Businesses listed at 103 E. College Street include J. Dean Keegan Attorney at Law; The Associated Press; Mid America Security; Kinnamon, Russo and Meyer Law Office; and Alberhasky Eye Clinic.

We have a crew on scene and will bring you more details when they become available.

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