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Hazmat situation at CSX Terminal in Detroit

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(Credit: WJBK|myFOXDetroit.com) Chemical spill at CSX terminal in Detroit (Credit: WJBK|myFOXDetroit.com) Chemical spill at CSX terminal in Detroit
DETROIT, Mich. (WJBK) -

At least one person needed medical attention after a chemical spill at the CSX rail yard in southwest Detroit.

Fire crews responded to the scene and were able to clean up after a chemical used as a pesticide spilled in the area of 6750 Dix Avenue. One person was taken to Detroit Receiving Hospital for treatment of symptoms that included a headache and irritated eyes.

Three others were effected by the chemical but refused treatment. 

On its web site CSXT Intermodal says it provides rail-based services to North American supply chains with Freight Brokers, Intermodal Marketing Companies, Ocean and Truckload Carriers.

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