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Emergency crews responding near Schofield business


SCHOFIELD (WAOW) -- Emergency crews are currently responding to an industrial explosion in Schofield, according to the Marathon County Sheriff's Department.

Lt. Dale Wisnewski says a caustic bath explosion has injured one person, who was transferred to Aspirus Hospital.

Newsline 9's Colby Robertson is on scene and says she saw one person being taken into an ambulance on a stretcher.

The incident is near Quality Surface Processing, a manufacturing service company on Pine Street.

The company was formerly Chem-Chrome, according to the Lt. Wisnewski.

Stay tuned to WAOW.com and Newsline 9 for developments on this story.

Online Reporter: Kelsi Schindler

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