Officials respond to carbon monoxide leak at Ice Land ice rink, treat 20 sick children

Police and firefighters have responded to calls of a potential hazmat situation at the Ice Land ice rink in Hamilton. Emergency workers treated 20 children

Seven children were sent to area hospitals.

Seven children were sent to area hospitals. (10/27/13)

HAMILTON - Police and firefighters have responded to calls of a potential hazmat situation at the Ice Land ice rink in Hamilton.

Emergency workers treated 20 children who got sick there. Seven were sent to area hospitals.

Officials say the source turned out to be a carbon monoxide leak due to a broken chimney on top of a water heater.

The rink is closed for the rest of the weekend.
 

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