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Emergency crews deal with 'chemical spill' at school

Emergency crews are dealing with a suspected chemical spill at a school in Northampton.

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Latest pictures from scene of school chemical spill

Firefighters in special decontamination suits on the scene in Northampton today Credit: ITV News Central

These are the latest pictures from a suspected chemical spill at a school in Northampton this morning. Emergency services were called to Greenfields School and Sports college in Goldings at around 9:30am.

Emergency services evacuated the building after reports of chlorine gas escaping from a swimming pool Credit: ITV News Central

It's thought two chemicals mixed in the plant room of the school's swimming pool and produced chlorine gas.

Around a hundred and fifty people were told to evacuate as a precaution - two adults were taken to hospital for treatment.

People living nearby were advised to keep their doors and windows closed Credit: ITV News Central

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