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N. Tryon facility evacuated

A scrap metal facility at the 2800 block of N. Tryon Street was evacuated Friday afternoon when chlorine leaked from a tank trailer that was being cut apart.

Medic treated nine people who were having trouble breathing. All the injuries were non-life threatening.

A hazardous materials response team was dispatched to investigate.

Haggerty: 704-358-6180
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