Sixteen People Ill At Fort Worth Baby Store

Cause of illness unknown

Saturday, Apr 13, 2013  |  Updated 6:47 PM CDT
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Sixteen people reported feeling sick at Southwest Fort Worth children's clothing store.

Chris Van Horne, NBC 5 Fort Worth Reporter

Sixteen people reported feeling sick at Southwest Fort Worth children's clothing store.

Fort Worth firefighters and emergency crews are trying to find out what made at least 16 adults ill at a children's store in Southwest Fort Worth.

Around 3:30 p.m. Saturday, emergency crews responded to the buy buy BABY store at 4650 Southwest Loop 820 in Fort Worth. The patients reported feeling dizzy and/or vomiting.

A Fort Worth Fire & Rescue public information officer told NBC DFW that no children were hurt. All of the patients are between 20-40 years of age. 

Nine employees and four shoppers were transported to Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth for medical evaluations.  Three people refused medical treatment.

There were no complaints from neighboring stores.

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