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One dead, five treated after chemical spill

Ambulance Victoria reports that a man died and five other people were treated by paramedics after a chemical spill in Victoria this morning.

Paramedics treated the man for about 20 minutes including managing his airway and using intravenous drugs in an attempt to restart his heart but unfortunately he died at the scene.

One other man was treated for chemical burns, the other four people didn't need to go to hospital.

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