Chemical smell investigated at San Jose Hilton

January 13, 2013 3:18:12 PM PST
Complaints of eye and throat irritation brought out San Jose's hazmat crew to the Hilton Hotel Sunday morning.

13 guests and staff members reported feeling sick from an odor or chemical. They were treated shortly after firefighters arrived around 11 a.m.

Fire officials tell us the problem was on the hotel's 18th floor.

The odor went away on its own. No one was hospitalized.

The investigation into what caused the irritation continues.