Chemicals spill at Tesla battery factory, no serious injuries, officials say


Emergency workers were investigating a hazardous material spill at Tesla’s Gigafactory battery plant in Nevada on Monday, but there were no significant injuries and no threat to the public, authorities said.

“There was no threat to the public, no plumes or anything,” said Joe Curtis, director of emergency management for Nevada’s Storey County, who said the fire department was on the scene identifying the spilled hazardous material. Continue reading.