UPDATE: Canton Twp Fire: 1 of 5 Hurt in Industrial Accident With ‘Critical’ Injuries

CANTON TWP., Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – A Canton Township industrial business was expected to reopen on Tuesday, after an accident Monday sent five people to the hospital.

One had what the fire department called “critical” injuries.

It happened at US Ecology on Central Avenue SE near Millerton Street.

The five were exposed to a leakage of hydrogen sulfide.

No update on their conditions.

The company, fire department and county Hazmat were investigating.

The company says the nearby community was never in any danger.

The company treats inorganic wastes like contaminated soil and wastewater sludge, according to its website.