Officer finds meth-making materials inside car - Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Officer recovering after coming into contact with meth-making chemicals

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CLARKSVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

A Clarksville police officer is recovering after coming in contact with chemicals used for making meth.

The officer made a traffic stop on Dover Road and suspected there were drugs inside the woman's car. During a search of the vehicle, the officer found a bottle of Gatorade that was filled with acid.

Dover Road was closed while Hazmat crews cleaned up the mess.

The officer was taken to the hospital to be decontaminated.

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