By Shereen Siewert

Police are on the scene of what they describe as a “hazmat incident” in the village of Unity.

A portion of Hwy. 13 between Colby and Hwy. 153 is closed and residents are urged to stay away from the area.

Drivers traveling south on Hwy. 13 from Hwy. 29 and northbound drivers traveling on Hwy. 13 north of Spencer should plan an alternate route.

Reroute details can be obtained through 511.

No additional information was immediately released.