One dead, one hospitalized after chemical exposure at paint plant
FULLERTON, Calif. — One man died and another remains hospitalized after being exposed to chemicals at a paint-manufacturing plant in Fullerton, Calif., on Tuesday, The Orange County Register reported.
The men were overcome by fumes while working inside a tank.
One man was pronounced dead at the hospital and the second is in critical condition."It''s a real tragedy when there are situations like this where it is a confined space," said Cal/OSHA spokeswoman Erika Monterroza.