6 fall ill from fumes at Hinsdale school

September 15, 2011 3:33:06 PM PDT
Six people, including three students, became ill from fertilizer fumes Thursday morning at a west suburban high school.

Firefighters and paramedics responded to Hinsdale South High School in Darien.

A school spokeswoman said fumes from fertilizer being applied near the school drifted into three classrooms.

In addition to the students, three staff members were also treated. School officials say the victims are all OK.

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