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Cloquet Area Fire District firefighters and paramedics respond to an accident at Cloquet Laundromat Thursday. One man was injured after two chemicals were accidentally mixed together and caused a reaction, but he is doing well, workers said. Jana Peterson/

Chemical reaction puts local businessman in hospital

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A man was injured while working with dry-cleaning chemicals at Cloquet Laundromat Thursday and ended up in a Duluth hospital after inhaling some of the fumes. During the 911 call, the dispatcher said a woman reported hearing a loud bang when it happened, and a man sounding like he was in pain.


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