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31 people treated following chemical spill in Arcadia

Arcadia (WQOW) – Everyone is OK, but there were some scary moments following a chemical spill in Arcadia on Tuesday.

According to the Arcadia Police Department, the spill happened at Pilgrim’s Pride on North 3rd Street at 10:05 a.m. Tuesday. Pilgrim’s Pride is a poultry processing facility.

Arcadia police say 31 people were triaged on scene and 10 of those people were taken to medical facilities for treatment. Those 10 have since been released.

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