UPDATE: Fox Army Health Center to remain closed after morning evacuation, 7 taken to hospital

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REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. - Redstone Arsenal officials said people were forced to evacuate the Fox Army Health Center on Friday morning due to elevated levels of carbon monoxide. Redstone Arsenal Garrison spokesman Chris Colster said seven people were taken to hospitals by medevac as a precaution after they felt ill. He said there is no word yet on their conditions.

The health center reopened for some time, but has since closed again.

The cause of the elevated carbon monoxide levels is still under investigation.

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