VIDEO: 11 sickened after unknown substance released at Antioch JCPenny


ANTIOCH (KRON) — Two people have been hospitalized after an unknown substance has been released at an Antioch JCPenny, according to Contra Costa County firefighters.

There were 11 people sickened in total.

HazMat crews are on-scene.

Fire officials first reported the incident on Twitter at about 7:30 p.m. at the JCPenney store located at 4951 Slatten Ranch Road.

Firefighters still have not found the source.

No other information has been made available by firefighters.

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