Report Says At Least 50 Have Been Hospitalized
The Daily Mail is reporting that 50 people have been taken to the hospital to be treated for breathing problems, coughing and burning eyes after toxic chemicals spread through the air conditioning system at Hamburg Airport in Germany.
The Express reports that the President of Uruguay, who was waiting for a flight, was also affected by the supposed toxic gas.
Reuters is reporting that flights have started to resume at 1:45 local time.
UPDATE: Hamburg airport was completely evacuated due to an unknown substance believed to have spread via air conditioning system. pic.twitter.com/wiFdICB8Dd
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