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EL MONTE, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles County authorities say a woman suffered life-threatening injuries when someone splashed her with an unknown type of caustic chemical.
Police in El Monte say officers responding around 1 a.m. Saturday found the victim on a driveway with severe burns to her face and body.
She’s hospitalized in critical condition.
CBS LOS ANGELES also provided the following information:
At around 1 a.m., El Monte police responded to a 911 call regarding a woman screaming in the 3600 block of Durfee Avenue. They arrived to find the victim which severe burns.
She was rushed to Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center in critical condition. Her name was not released.
An L.A. County Sheriff’s Department Special Enforcement Bureau hazmat team was also called to the scene to what was being called a “caustic liquid attack.”