It happened about 9:30 a.m. at an apartment complex in the 1000 block of E. Marine View Drive, Everett Fire Marshal Rick Robinson said.
The pool maintenance man was doing some work with the chlorine at the time, Robinson said. It wasn't immediately clear what caused the explosion, but some of the chlorine splashed on the man.
He and another employee were taken to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett for evaluation of chemical exposure.
More Local News Headlines
Everett teens were shot because one wore blue, police say State attorneys are investigating Eyman's use of initiative money Panel gives green light to unfair labor practices case against Roe Painter Elizabeth Webber leaves a legacy of faith, courage and art Family recognized for operating same small farm for 127 years People who live along lakes can make a difference to protect them 2 papal parades, more passes available after ticket outcry Opportunities
Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.