Hazmat situation in Akron forced evacuation

Hazmat situation in Akron forced evacuation
Company evacuated after chlorine leak. (Source: WOIO)
Company evacuated after chlorine leak. (Source: WOIO)
Company evacuated after chlorine leak. (Source: WOIO)
Company evacuated after chlorine leak. (Source: WOIO)

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Workers are back on the job after a chlorine leak forced them from their building.

Akron firefighters evacuated Hygenic Corporation around 10:45 a.m. due to a tank leaking chlorine.

Workers were allowed back inside the building around 1:30 p.m.

No injuries were reported.

Firefighters are bringing in a chlorine monitor to the business.

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