Ammonia Leak Sends Several To Hospital In Kent City

Posted at 12:22 PM, Jun 17, 2013
and last updated 2013-06-17 13:24:42-04

generic police lightsKENT CITY, Michigan. —  Emergency crews responded to a minor ammonia leak on a farm Tuesday at 3509 18-Mile road in Kent City.

According to the Kent County Sheriff’s department the leak was reported shortly before 10:30 in the morning. According to workers on the farm the leak occurred in a refrigeration unit around 8:30 a.m. Several people were transported by private vehicle to a local hospital complaining of headaches.