Tick found on playground

GREEN, OH (WOIO) - A playground in Green is closed, after a tick is found on a slide.

The tick was found on the smaller play-set, near the restrooms, at Boettler Park.

City officials say the larger playground at Boettler Park, the Heritage Hills playground, is open and the res of the 62 acre park is also open.

A resident spotted the tick and called the city.

Workers are treating the structure with pesticides.

The playground will be closed for at least a couple of days.

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