Chemical leak: 18 people treated for breathing difficulties

At least 18 contractors working in the area near a chemical leak have complained of respiratory distress, police said, adding that residents in the area had been advised to remain indoors, with their windows shut.


Chemical leak after train derails

A rail bridge has collapsed over a creek in the US state of New Jersey, causing a freight train to derail and to spill hazardous chemicals. 18 people are being treated for breathing difficulties.