More than 100 get sick at conference

June 19, 2009 5:05:40 AM PDT
Dozens of people became ill this week while attending a church conference at Trinity Christian College in suburban Palos Heights.According to the Cook County Health Department, they included 88 people at the conference and 17 staff members.

A college spokesperson says all complained of stomach-related symptoms.

Two people went to the emergency room, but neither was hospitalized.

The health department is waiting on test results to determine what caused the illness.


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