Orange County

3 people taken to hospital after chlorine leak in Orange County, firefighters say

WINTER GARDEN — Orange County fire officials said three people were taken to a hospital after a chlorine leak Wednesday morning.


Firefighters said they were called for a hazmat response around 9:20 a.m. on Surprise Drive in Winter Garden near Lake Apopka.

Officials said a chlorine leak happened in a swimming pool pump room.

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Paramedics said they took three people to a hospital for treatment.

Officials did not say how serious the people were hurt that were taken to the hospital.

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The leak was stopped, and crews worked to clear out the impacted area.

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