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NEW DETAILS: Crews investigate chlorine spill in North Liberty

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NORTH LIBERTY (KWWL) -

A chlorine spill caused the evacuation of a North Liberty hotel Wednesday morning.

Crews were called to the Sleep Inn at 485 Madison Avenue North at about 7:10 a.m. Wednesday.

Once on scene, crews detected a heavy odor of chlorine.

The building was evacuated and one person was treated for exposure.

The North Liberty Fire Department says crews were on scene until 2:00 p.m.

The hotel has reopened, but the pool will remain closed.

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