Chandler Fire: 12 treated for exposure to ammonia in Chandler

CHANDLER, AZ - Authorities say a dozen people have been treated for exposure to ammonia after a chemical leak at the Intel campus in Chandler.

Chandler Fire Department officials say 10 people were treated at the scene Monday afternoon and two people were taken to a hospital for treatment.

Nearly 20 fire trucks and hazardous materials crews responded to the microchip making company's plant.

Fire officials were called at 1:30 p.m. after a construction crew struck a pipe carrying ammonia while they were working on renovations.

Air15 video showed fire crews and personnel parked inside the plant located near Ocotillo and Dobson.




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