Rhode Island: 14 firefighters exposed to chemicals in Cranston

 

Fourteen firefighters were rushed to the hospital after they were exposed to chemicals. They were responding to a fire at Gem-Graft Inc.The fire started at the back of the building.

Rumors were that cyanide and nitric acid were onthe site. The hazardous materials unit also responded to the alarm. Decontamination tens were set up.

A daycare facility and a bowling alley near the building were evacuated,

 

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