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Students accidentally pepper-sprayed at Queens school

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NEW YORK (AP) -

More than 30 middle school students were accidentally pepper-sprayed at a school in Queens.

A sixth-grader at Junior High School 226 had brought the pepper spray into school Tuesday and was showing it to her classmates during lunch when it accidentally discharged, authorities said.

The students suffered minor injuries and were treated by a doctor at the school.

The incident is under investigation.

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