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MGH researcher injured in chemical accident

A researcher working with a chemical suffered a serious cut to his arm when a glass container shattered Tuesday in a Charlestown lab, prompting firefighters to send a hazardous materials team to the site run by Massachusetts General ­Hospital, officials said.

Despite the glass breaking, however, no toxic substances were released, Fire Department spokesman Steve MacDonald said at the scene at 149 13th St.

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