Delta Jet Fuel Dumped in Emergency Sickens 26 Kids and Teachers

(Bloomberg) — A Delta Air Lines Inc. jet dumped fuel over elementary school playgrounds in Los Angeles, causing skin irritations and breathing problems for 44 children and adults, after an engine problem forced the plane to turn around shortly after takeoff.The injuries were minor and none of the victims was taken to hospitals, the Los Angeles County Fire Department said in a tweet Tuesday. Students and adults “may have been sprayed by fuel or inhaled fumes,” the Los Angeles Unified School District said in a statement about the health effects.Firefighters reported victims from at least four schools. The Federal Aviation …read more

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