One transported after chemical exposure in Kanawha County

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Kanawha County EMS tell 13 News that one person was transported following a chemical leak at the Dow plant in Institute. 

The person was transported after being exposed to sulfur dichlorine

Officials with Kanawha County E911 say that the chemical compound leaked into the air but is now contained.

Dispatchers say there is no risk of exposure in the area at this time.

The victim’s status is unknown.

Stay with 13 News for the latest. 

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