28 Feb '18, 12am

Multiple people ill, 3 taken to hospital after hazmat incident on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall

At least 11 people started feeling ill Tuesday after a letter was opened in an administrative building on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall in Virginia. Three people were taken to a hospital and are in stable condition, according to the Arlington County Fire Department , which was assisting officials on post. Base officials are coordinating with local HAZMAT teams and @FBI . Several Marines are receiving medical care as a result of this incident. No additional details are available at this time as the investigation is ongoing. — U.S. Marines (@USMC) February 27, 2018 Officials did not immediately identify what, if any, substance was in the letter. The investigation is ongoing. #Update : Ft Myer, 3 transported patients in stable condition. Command is scaling back incident starting to put some units in service. Investigation ongoing. — Arlington Fire (@ArlingtonVaFD) February 2...

Full article: https://www.armytimes.com/news/your-army/2018/02/27/multi...

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