Pool chemical vapor hurts two workers at Hopkins gym

Both workers are hospitalized and one is in critical condition after an improper mix of pool chemicals created a hazardous vapor cloud at an L.A. Fitness facility.
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Both workers are hospitalized and one is in critical condition after an improper mix of pool chemicals created a hazardous vapor cloud at an L.A. Fitness facility.

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