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Chem Annex building evacuated after chemical spill


Urbana - An Illini Alert was sent out Tuesday afternoon, warning of a hazardous spill in the Chem Annex building.


The alert was sent shortly before 4 p.m., five students have been decontaminated and were being evaluated, no word yet on their conditions.


Chem Annex was evacuated shortly after a chemical reaction happened in Room 301. The spill was confined to one room. The University expects the building to open as usual on Wednesday.  

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