Emergency crews attending to a chemical spill on Leckie Place

6/28/2012

Chlorine bleach and a citrus cleaning solution, containing citrus acid, mixed together and gave off a vapor inside Sun Valley Foods on the 2100 block of Leckie Place.

Roughly 80 people were evacuated from Sun Valley Foods along with all building West of Dilworth.

3 people were transported to Kelowna General Hospital with non life threatening injuries.

People that came in contact with the vapor experienced a rash or burning sensation.

Fire crews are working to contain the fumes before ventilation can begin.

Pictures of the scene can be views at the AM1150 facebook page.

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