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No Injuries in Children's Hospital of Wisconsin lab Chemical Spill

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

WAUWATOSA, Wis. (AP) -- Children's Hospital of Wisconsin says no one was hurt when a chemical spilled in a third-floor lab.

The lab was evacuated when a quart of acetic acid spilled Wednesday morning. The chemical can cause respiratory problems. Wauwatosa firefighters responded to the hospital. WTMJ-AM reports no patients were affected.


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