NAPA COUNTY (CBS SF) — Four vineyard workers were treated for respiratory problems Tuesday after being exposed to pesticides sprayed on Monday night, according to the Napa County Sheriff’s Office.
The workers experienced breathing problems around 8:30 a.m. after arriving for work, Napa sheriff’s Capt. Tracey Stuart said.READ MORE: Bay Area Health Experts Look Past Omicron, Envision Post-Pandemic COVID World
The vineyard had sprayed 21 acres with chemical products including Sylgard, Flint and Altacor, Stuart said.READ MORE: Driver Arrested Following Deadly Sonoma County Crash Sunday
The vineyard covers 80 acres in the 4000 block of Big Ranch Road near Oak Knoll Avenue, north of Napa, Stuart said.
The workers were taken to Queen of the Valley Medical Center in Napa.MORE NEWS: Man Killed by 15-Year-Old Driver During Police Chase in Stockton
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