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Person Found Unconscious in UI Lab

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IOWA CITY (KWWL)- University of Iowa police saved an unknown person from a possible chemical accident. UI police went to a 911 call shortly after 5:30 Thursday morning at the Chemical-Botany Building on campus.

Police found the person in a lab with the help of the person who called 911. Police smelled a chemical substance in the room and pulled the unconcious person out.

The person was taken to UI Hospitals and Clinics for treatment. The officer and caller were treated and released from UIHC for chemical exposure. The lab was ventilated by the fire department. The victim's name has not been released

 

Online Producer-Chris Becker

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