FORTWORTH -- MedStar EMS says 10 plant workers became ill and were treated for inhaling hydrochloric acid in Fort WorthThursday morning.

MedStar tweeted just after 8 a.m. that they were being called to the 3500 block of Bethlehem Avenue in Fort Worth, the Cowtown Redi-Mix Concrete plant, due to a hazmat situation.

EMSand fire officials found that 10 workers had been cleaning out a tank with hydrochloric acid when they became ill.

Nine of them were treated on the scene.One was taken to the hospital.

All are expected to be okay.

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