A truck carrying nitric acid overturned in Arizona, USA.
Truck carrying nitric acid overturned on Interstate-10 in Tucson, Arizona, USA.
As nitric acid leaked from the truck, residents 800 meters away were asked to leave the area. The truck driver was pronounced dead.
It was stated that nitric acid may cause eye and skin irritation, depending on the dose, edema in the lungs, bronchitis and tooth erosion.