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Over 10 taken to hospital after liquid sprayed in Osaka pachinko parlor

OSAKA (Kyodo) -- More than 10 people were taken to hospitals Friday suffering from pain in the eyes and throat after an unknown liquid was sprayed at a pachinko parlor in Osaka, authorities said.

All those people taken to hospital remained conscious, according to rescue workers.

A man used a spray can to discharge the liquid after quarreling in the pachinko parlor in Nishinari Ward, police said. The man left the site.

One customer called police around 8:40 p.m. to raise the alarm.

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