Workers overcome by fumes

May 7, 2009 10:41:34 AM PDT
Twelve people were overcome by fumes at a laundry business on Chicago's North Side Thursday morning.Fire crews arrived at 5 Star Laundry in the Goose Island neighborhood. Officials say workers were overcome when some chemicals were mixed.

The workers were transported to three area hospitals. The building has been evacuated.

Division Street was closed between Halsted and Elston streets while crews aired out the building.


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