Subway Evacuated in La Crosse Now Open

Firefighters had to evacuate a restaurant after employees smelled something funny.

Wednesday night around 8pm La Crosse firefighters were called to the downtown Subway on Third and Pearl Streets because of a funny smell.

The La Crosse Fire Department says a Hazmat team took an air sample to the crime lab for testing.

They say the smell may have come from a mixture of different chemicals that were used for cleaning parts of the restaurant.

The Subway is now open.

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