People Hospitalized and 5 Evacuated After Pool After Possible Chemical Reaction in Water

A possible reaction between chemicals in a private pool in Asheville sent several to the hospital over the weekend for evaluation. A total of eight people were affected. Once medical personnel ventilated the pool it was turned over to Health and Human Services for further examination. Authorities said the reactions were believed to be caused due to muriatic acid and chlorine.

Author: Mike Jackson