Apr 30, 2011 4:51 PM by AP posted By James H Egbert

College employee injured after chemical reaction

LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) - Authorities say a Front Range Community College employee has been taken to a hospital after an accident while she was diluting ferric chloride.

Longmont emergency manager Dan Eamon tells the Daily Times-Call the woman was injured Saturday after a chemical reaction while she was diluting the substance. Ferric chloride is often used for water treatment.

Information from: Daily Times-Call,

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