WEST ELIZABETH TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — One person was sickened after a chemical spill at the West Elizabeth Sanitary Authority.
Crews also evacuated the home next door after several thousand gallons of a hydrocarbon spilled.READ MORE: One Person Shot And Killed At Graduation Party In Washington County
Crews put a containment boom in the Monongahela River as a precaution.
The operator of the plant, who was sickened, was released from the hospital.READ MORE: Police: One Dead After Reported Shooting On Frankstown Avenue
A spokesperson from the Department of Environmental Protection says Allegheny HAZMAT, the health department and the DEP are working to find the source of the problem.
They are taking air and water samples, but officials say there are no public health concerns.
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