Oberteuringen (dpa / lsw) - Seven workers in a winery in the Lake Constance district were slightly injured by a corrosive liquid. The liquid leaked out of a container for dangerous goods in Oberteuringen on Friday when a forklift was involved in an accident, the police said. The seven workers suffered skin and respiratory irritation and were taken to hospitals as a precaution. A police spokesman did not say on Friday which liquid it was.
According to the information, the trade and environment department of the Ravensburg police headquarters determined the cause of the accident. Experts from the district office ruled out pollution of water bodies by the corrosive liquid on Friday.