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Bleach Smell Makes Students, Teachers Sick


Last updated 10/25/2015 at 9:25am

A bleach-like smell sent 81 students and teachers from Rio Seco Elementary School in Santee to the hospital. The Santee Fire Department and County HAZMAT have responded to the scene. According to the San Diego Union-Tribune the bleach-like smell originated from nearby YMCA.

Road closures are in effect for Cuyamaca Street between Mast Boulevard and Mission Creek Drive. The students and teachers who reported feeling sick were taken to the hospital as a precaution.

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