Chlorine tank leaks at Waddington water plant

Chlorine tank leaks at Waddington water plant
Emergency responders were on the scene of a chlorine leak at Waddington's water treatment plant. (Source: WWNY)

WADDINGTON, N.Y. (WWNY) - There's a chlorine leak at Waddington's water treatment plant.

7 News reporter Keith Benman says a 150-gallon chlorine tank is leaking.

Three workers from the water plant and the waste treatment plant next door were evacuated.

Nearby Whittaker Park, including the boat launches, was temporarily shut down.

Waddington firefighters were on the scene. St. Lawrence County’s hazardous materials team arrived shortly after 11 a.m.

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