1 sent to hospital after industrial accident in Burlington: police

Halton Regional Police say one person was transported to hospital after an industrial accident in Burlington, Ont. Apr. 4., 2024. @HaltonPolice

One person was sent to hospital following an “industrial accident” at a business in Burlington, Ont. late Thursday morning.

Halton Regional Police say first responders were called just before noon to Harvester Road and Appleby Line.

A police spokesperson confirmed one person was rushed to hospital from a warehouse following a “chemical exposure.”

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Harvester Road between Walkers Line and Appleby Line was closed to traffic for several hours as a precaution.

The Ministry of Labour is investigating the incident, say police.


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