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Workers suffer burns in Utah chemical spill

From Greg Morrison, CNN
STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Two men are injured during a cleanup procedure at a titanium processing plant
  • The spill causes second-degree burns

(CNN) -- Two workers at an ATI titanium processing plant in Utah suffered burns from a chemical spill Sunday night, a Tooele County, Utah, sheriff's deputy said.

The incident happened about 8 p.m. local time (10 p.m. ET). Deputy Clinton Fox said the men were using chemicals during a cleanup procedure when the spill occurred, causing second-degree burns on both men. It was not immediately clear what chemical was involved.

Both men were hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries, Fox said.

From CNN's Greg Morrison