Woman Dies From Mixing Cleaning Products In Berlin - 47 ABC - Delmarva's Choice

Woman Dies From Mixing Cleaning Products In Berlin

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BERLIN, Md. - The Worcester County Sheriff's Office says a woman died while cleaning her home today in Berlin.

A spokesman for the office tells 47 ABC a 75-year-old woman was cleaning her bathroom in the Lake Haven Trailer Park, when she reportedly mixed one cleaning product, which may have had ammonia on it, with clorox bleach, which creates toxic vapors.

Officials say she was transported to Atlantic General Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

While the incident is still under investigation, officials are urging you to never mix cleaning products, and to strictly follow directions on the products' labels.

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