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07 Jun

29 EMPLOYEES AFFECTED BY HAZARDOUS MATERIALS ODOR IN JURUPA VALLEY

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Swift Transportation, 11888 Mission Boulevard, Jurupa Valley, June 6, 2014.
Friday, June 06, 2014

Cal-Fire and Riverside County firefighters responded to a hazardous-materials situation in Jurupa Valley Friday night.

Twenty-nine employees were affected by the odor from an unknown substance at Swift Transportation, located at 11888 Mission Boulevard, according to authorities.

Forty firefighters responded to the scene. Affected employees were being treated in triage areas in the parking lot.

The conditions of the employees were not immediately known.

Nineteen employees transported to an area hospital via ground ambulance. Ten more were to be transported to an area hospital via a Riverside Transit Authority (RTA) bus, according to authorities.

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