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Pullman Square Reopens Following Reported Chemical Incident

UPDATE 3/13/13 @ 5:40 p.m.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Pullman Square has been reopened following a reported chemical incident.

Cabell County 911 dispatchers tell WSAZ.com a maintenance worker mixed some unknown chemicals together, setting off the fire alarm about 5:15 p.m. Wednesday.

The worker is being treated by emergency crews for inhalation.

Firefighters evacuated all restaurants and businesses to investigate but have since given the all clear.

We have a crew at the scene.

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ORIGINAL STORY 3/13/13
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A reported chemical incident has prompted emergency crews to evacuate Pullman Square in downtown Huntington.

Cabell County 911 dispatchers tell WSAZ.com a maintenance worker mixed some unknown chemicals together, setting off the fire alarm.

The worker is being treated by emergency crews for inhalation.

Dispatchers say 10th Street is shut down from Third Avenue to Veterans Memorial Boulevard.

We have a crew at the scene.

Keep clicking on WSAZ.com for the latest information.


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