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Ten hospitalized after hazardous materials incident at Temple Square


SALT LAKE CITY Ten people were hospitalized and dozens of others sickened after a hazardous Jimmy Smith Purple Jersey Jersey materials incident at Temple Square.


It happened Thursday morning at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints South Visitors Terrell Suggs Womens Jersey Center.


just started slightly and then got stronger and stronger, said Susan Lowe, an LDS missionary in the visitors center. scratchy throat, then the alarm went off. Lake City firefighters said a chemical cloud moved through the ventilation system, sickening about 50 people.


strong smell came out of the air vents, said David http://www.ravensnflofficialproshop.com/Nike-Torrey-Smith-Jersey.html Gillette, the LDS Mission President for Temple Square. did smell to me like chlorine. So we went around trying to find the source, if there was a spill or something, and then all of a sudden the alarm went off. had pulled the fire alarm and dozens of people evacuated. Salt Lake City police and firefighters shut down South Temple from Main Street http://www.ravensnflofficialproshop.com/Nike-Lardarius-Webb-Jersey.html to West Temple, including halting TRAX service. Half of Temple Square was also evacuated, said fire department spokesman Jasen Asay.


Firefighters said Terrell Suggs Jersey a janitor poured chlorine into an empty container that still had remnants of sulfuric acid still inside. The remnant of the acid and the chlorine mixed to create thionyl chloride.


Thionyl chloride is described as a sometimes colorless, fuming liquid with a suffocating odor. In some cases, it can be lethal.


ten people have had symptoms of coughing, some burning and a little bit of nausea, said Asay. worker, Jimmy Smith Youth Jersey the janitor who combined the chemicals was one of the ten. He had the worst symptoms but they were all transported in minor condition. about an hour, Temple Square and surrounding streets were re opened.

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