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Chatham Co. Aquatic Center Deemed Safe After Evacuation

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A 14-year-old and under state championship swim competition at the Chatham County Aquatic Center was put on hold Saturday afternoon as Hazmat was called in. Some parents were concerned about the strong smell of chlorine and the potential health hazards.

Mark Keller with Savannah Fire and Emergency Services said emergency crews evacuated the building as they performed air and water quality checks.

Results came back safe allowing the swim competition to resume.

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