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Dozens treated for exposure to bear repellant at NJ Amazon warehouse

December 05, 2018 - 10:11 am

ROBBINSVILLE, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Dozens of workers at the Amazon warehouse in Robbinsville were being treated for difficulty breathing, and burning in the eyes and throat.

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A bear repellant was accidentally discharged Wednesday morning, inside the building on the third floor.

Twenty people were taken to the hospital, and at least 60 others were being treated outside the building.