FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Authorities say three people were sickened by fumes from a combination of cleaning products at a residential community clubhouse near Frederick.
The Frederick News-Post (http://bit.ly/1MxnPax ) reports that all three were treated at the scene Tuesday afternoon by paramedics. None were taken to the hospital.READ MORE: 4 People Shot Near East Baltimore Intersection Within 14 Hours
Lt. Rick Stitely of the Frederick County Division of Fire and Rescue Services says three people working in a clubhouse at the Worman’s Mill subdivision reported flu-like symptoms.READ MORE: Wells Wins 6th Straight Decision, Orioles Beat Twins 3-1
He says somebody who rented the building for an event had apparently mixed the chemicals together, and the workers had a reaction.
Stitely says hazardous materials teams from the county and nearby Fort Detrick determined after several hours that the fumes had dissipated.
Information from: The Frederick (Md.) News-Post, http://www.fredericknewspost.com
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