Last updated 8:40PM ET
December 15, 2017
WOUB Local News
WOUB Local News
Possible chemical leak in Worthington
(WOUB) - Schools are closing and evacuations are being carried out in and around Greenup County, Kentucky.

Earlier, Emergency Services issued a shelter in place order for a section of Worthington within one half mile of the C-S-X rail yard.

The problem is a possible chemical leak at the rail yard around 11:30 last night.

Four people were exposed to the chemical and were taken to a local hospital for decontamination.
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