JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Officials say about 25 children at a New Jersey day care center are being evaluated after they were accidentally given a mixture of bleach and water to drink.
It happened Thursday at Growing Tree Learning Center II in Jersey City.
Jersey City Medical Center EMS director Rob Luckritz tells The Star-Ledger of Newark the patients do not appear to be in life-threatening danger.
The Jersey City Fire Department told WABC-TV a substitute teacher’s aide was giving students water when she mistakenly used a bottle that had water and a little bleach in it.
Daycare center director Sandra Vasquez tells the newspaper parents have been notified. She did not provide any information about what happened.
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