Suicide note taped to apartment front door prompts Hazmat response

Note claims muriatic acid, other chems used
Posted at 3:45 PM, Nov 02, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-02 19:36:28-04

Update, 4:34 p.m.: A man was transported for evaluation at a hospital. There is no threat posed to the public, authorities said. Hazmat also found a gallon container but it is unknown what, if anything, was inside of it. 

LINDA VISTA, Calif. -- A San Diego Fire Department hazardous materials crew responded to a suicide note left taped to a front door of an apartment complex on Caminito Basilio Wednesday afternoon indicating muriatic acid and other chemicals were used.

Neighbors told firefighters they smelled fumes near the unit. 

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.