HOUSTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — The FBI is trying to determine if three separate mercury spills in west Houston were intentional.
Houston officials said dozens of people were decontaminated as a precaution after trace amounts of mercury were spilled at three locations in the city Sunday afternoon.READ MORE: UNT Hands No. 15 UTSA Crushing Defeat, Dashing Perfect Season Dreams
A pregnant woman was also taken to the hospital, where her and the baby’s condition are unknown at this time.READ MORE: States Debate Whether Or Not To Drop 'Dehumanizing' Terms For Immigrants
Fire Chief Sam Pena said at a news conference Sunday evening that the situation was under control and that crews were still cleaning up the spills.MORE NEWS: Dallas Police Ask Public For Help Finding Deadly Hit-And-Run Suspects
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