Haz-mat called to possible meth lab remnants

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Haz-mat was called to Brundage Lane, east of King Street for possible remnants of a meth lab at about 12:25 p.m. Monday.

A person found a bag containing test tubes and beakers covered in a white substance in a dumpster.

The person placed the bag inside a shed and called police.

Police and fire responded and haz-mat was deployed to determine the danger of the substance.

Haz-mat determined the vials to be covered in sodium bicarbonate and zinc chloride.

Bakersfield Police Department officials believed the product to be lab waste that was discovered.

No  injuries were reported.

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