Highlands & Islands

Inverness chemical leak contained

A woman was taken to hospital, following a chemical leak at an industrial estate in Inverness.

Emergency services were called to tackle a suspected leak of ammonia from premises at the Dalcross industrial estate at 16:10.

Highlands and Islands Fire and Rescue Service later contained what was called a "small spillage".

The woman was taken to Raigmore Hospital after her eyes were exposed to the chemical.

She has not been identified.

A 200m cordon was put in place at the scene and police advised the public to stay away from the immediate area.

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