KC elementary school evacuated over concern about chemical

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. —  Powdered cleaner, mixed with bleach, created a strong chemical odor at Crispus Attucks Elementary School at 24th and Prospect Friday afternoon, forcing the evacuation of the school.

The emergency call came in at about 2:15 p.m. Friday and firefighters worked quickly to dilute the chemical combination with water.

 

 

 

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.