ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. (WCCO) – Authorities said a popular Twin Cities fitness club was evacuated Friday morning after a report of a chemical leak in the facility.
Officials had said it was to reopen to guests by mid-day Friday.
Emergency crews were called to the Lifetime Fitness health club on the 5500 block of Cedar Lake Road in St. Louis Park sometime after 8 a.m. The club is located near the popular West End, which is filled with restaurants and shops and is a high-traffic area.
Authorities said at least three people at the scene were given medical attention after complaining of scratchy throats, and one person was treated and released from HCMC after a possible allergic reaction.
NewsRadio 830 WCCO’s Susie Jones Reports