Chemical spill forces Arcadia poultry plant evacuation

ARCADIA, Wis. - Authorities say a chemical spill prompted an evacuation at the Pilgrim's Pride poultry facility in Arcadia.

All employees were safely evacuated. Ten people were taken to medical facilities for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries and released.

The spill was reported around 10 a.m. Tuesday.

Authorities did not say what the chemical was. Police are still investigating


Get your weather forecast from people who actually live in your community. We update with short, easy-to-use video forecasts you can watch on your phone every day. Download the iOS or Android app here.

Local And Regional News

Photo Galleries

This Week's Circulars

E-News Registration