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Chemical Reaction Prompts Evacuation at Rockwell Collins

Updated: Friday, May 31 2013, 09:57 AM CDT
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA (CBS 2/FOX 28) -- An inadvertent chemical reaction prompted the evacuation of one building at the Rockwell Collins complex along Collins Road in Cedar Rapids. 
   It happened around 8:00am Friday morning.  A spokesman for the company says as many as 60 employees were evacuated after the accident.  They say the chemical was contained by the company's response systems.  Area HazMat was called in to assist but officials say no one was hurt.
   It's expected to take a few hours for the company to return to normal operations.Chemical Reaction Prompts Evacuation at Rockwell Collins

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