14 treated after chemicals mixed in Myrtle Beach

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - Fourteen people with breathing complaints have been treated and released from the hospital after pool chemicals were accidently mixed at a Myrtle Beach hotel.

Police say The Landmark Resort pool was evacuated Monday evening when the chemicals were mixed in the pool maintenance area.

Authorities report that 1 of those treated at the hospital was a hotel employee, the others were guests.

The pool area was evacuated for about 90 minutes while emergency crews responded.

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