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Several people given oxygen after Kent chemical leak

Several people have been given oxygen after a chemical leak in Kent.

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Six taken to hospital after Kent chemical leak

The leisure centre was evacuated Credit: ITV

Ambulance crews have attended a chemical leak in Kent. The crews were joined by the Hazardous Area Response Team.

Six people, described as 'walking wounded', have been taken to the William Harvey Hospital after 'breathing in the chemicals'.

Firefighters were called to the chemical leak in the plant room at a leisure centre in Tannery Lane, Ashford. Four fire appliances and specialist vehicles attended.

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