The Atlantic City Fire Department is on the scene after receiving a call concerning a suspicious package at Caesars Casino in Atlantic City.

The Press of Atlantic City reports that the Hazardous Materials Unit of the ACFD were called to the fourth floor of executive offices in Caesars. There was a substance in the package and according to The Press of Atlantic City's report, four or five employees were exposed to that substance.

The employees are now being held in quarantine in the building.

The casino remains open as of the writing of this article, and the hazmat unit will remain on the scene to determine if the substance is a threat to those exposed.

Check back for further updates.

 

SOURCE: The Press of Atlantic City

Sign up for the WPG Talk Radio 104.1 Newsletter

Get South Jersey news and information e-mailed to you every week.

More from Lite Rock 96.9 WFPG: