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Hazmat cleans pool chemical spill in NMB

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NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - A Hazmat team from Horry County Fire Rescue is cleaning up a hazardous spill in North Myrtle Beach Wednesday morning.

Pat Dowling, spokesperson for the City of North Myrtle Beach, says a pool company improperly mixed chemicals around the 4700 block of Ocean Boulevard, in the Windy Hill area of North Myrtle Beach.

A Hazmat team has responded to help clean up the spilled materials.

A NIXLE alert from the Department of Public Safety warned residents of the situation, which occurred around 10:44 a.m.

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