Six taken to hospital following Vt. chemical spill


Police said six people were taken to the hospital following a chemical spill at a wood, gas, and pellet stove manufacturer in Morrisville, Vt. Police said six other people were treated and released Wednesday at the scene at the Hearthstone company. Authorities said the spill, which included paint with chemicals, caused several people to feel lightheaded and nauseated or to complain of chest pain. The Vermont Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating.

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