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By Nicholas Phillips in Poison
Friday, November 9, 2012 at 9:54 am
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The morning of October 15 was fairly normal for John Huffstutler, a supervisor at the St. Louis Zoo -- until he left his coffee unattended for a short spell, then came back and take a sip. He was soon doubled over with nausea and a burning throat. Zoo officials determined it was motor oil. And he wasn't the only one to report such an incident: A maintenance employee said that in September, she'd taken a sip of her Pepsi after leaving it unattended and felt similar toxic sensations. Riverfront Times has the story

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