9 Treated at DC School Hazmat

Students complained about burning eyes and trouble breathing

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    Stuart-Hobson Middle School

    A hazmat situation brought DC firefighters to Stuart-Hobson Middle School Thursday morning.

    Students were complaining about burning eyes and trouble breathing when firefighters arrived at the school in the 400 block of E Street NE about noon.

    Eight students and a teacher were treated and released.

    It is still unclear what caused the symptoms, officials said.