YORK COUNTY, Pa. — Update, March 21: OSHA has launched an investigation into the incident at Crostwater Distillery in Fairview Township.
The administration has six months to release its findings.
Previously: At least three people have been injured after an "explosion" at Crostwater Distillery.
Authorities say that around 10:15 a.m. on March 17, emergency crews responded to Crostwater Distillery in the 500 block of Industrial Dr. in Fairview Township for a reported explosion.
At the scene, it was determined that the explosion involved a 75% vinegar acid-based chemical, which caused the smoke. Three people suffered moderate injuries and were taken to the hospital.
Authorities say that the building has been evacuated and HAZMAT crews are on the scene. At this time it is unclear what caused the reported explosion.
There was not an active fire at the location, but York County Hazmat remains at the scene.