Hazmat crew closes corrosive fuel leak incident in COC parking lot

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Los Angeles County Fire officials have closed a hazmat incident as of 1:45 p.m. in parking lot 8 of College of the Canyons on Wednesday after responding to a report of leaked corrosive fluid, fire officials said.

Emergency responders received calls at 11:57 a.m. and arrived on scene by 11:59 a.m. Officials transported a driver who reported feeling eye irritation and nausea to a local hospital.

Officials believe up to five gallons of liquid leaked from the container.

Lot 8 is now open for students after UPS officials cleaned the spot with Los Angeles County hazmat crews.

**Kazia Doros contributed to this report.