Reported Jet Fuel Dump at an Elementary School near LAX


LOS ANGELES (CBSLA)– More than a dozen elementary school kids in Cudahy were being evaluated Tuesday after an aircraft dumped fuel on its final approach to LAX, authorities said.

Dozens of people, including 17 children and nine adults at Park Avenue Elementary School reported a reaction after they were exposed to jet fuel, according to Los Angeles County firefighters.

Los Angeles Unified school officials said they were aware of the situation and looking into it.

No one was reported to have been taken to a hospital.

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