WOBURN, Mass. — Three people were hospitalized after a hazmat incident at a Woburn Red Robin, the town's police chief confirmed to Boston 25 News. All of the victims are employees of the restaurant.
The incident occurred when someone in the restaurant mixed together cleaning chemicals, causing the establishment to be evacuated. Three people were decontaminated outside the Red Robin before being transported Lahey Clinic.
Emergency response crews remain at the scene on Washington Street in the town.
This incident comes nearly two weeks after a chemical incident at a Burlington Buffalo Wild Wings killed one employee and sent 10 others to the hospital.
A spokesperson for Red Robin issued the following statement regarding the incident:
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