Streeterville building evacuated due to coolant leak

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A business in Chicago's Streeterville neighborhood was evacuated Tuesday morning due to a chemical leak. (streeterville chemical leak)

A business in Chicago's Streeterville neighborhood was evacuated Tuesday morning due to a coolant leak.

The Chicago Fire Department said a chemical added to the cooling system began leaking and got into the ventilation system at 161 East Grand Avenue, spreading a foul odor throughout the building.

No one was hurt or complained of illness, fire officials said.

Firefighters aired out the building before people were let back in.
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