INGLEWOOD, Calif. (KABC) -- A hazmat situation prompted the evacuation of the second floor of the Inglewood courthouse Monday afternoon.
Los Angeles County Fire Department officials responded to the courthouse at 1 E. Regent Street shortly before 3 p.m.
Am employee was treated for a minor hand injury after opening an envelope with a hazardous substance, and a total of 14 people were ordered to go through a decontamination process.
Tests conducted by a hazmat team and county fire department investigators determined there was no hazardous substance.
An investigation is underway to determine what the substance was and who sent the envelope.
Hazmat situation prompts evacuation of Inglewood courthouse