1 injured after ammonia leak at Prospect Park rink

LeFrak skating rink in Prospect Park had to be cleared Wednesday night due to an ammonia leak that filled the area with the strong smell.

LeFrak skating rink in Prospect Park had to be cleared Wednesday night due to an ammonia leak that filled the area with the strong smell.

LeFrak skating rink in Prospect Park had to be cleared Wednesday night due to an ammonia leak that filled the area with the strong smell. (10/22/15)

PROSPECT PARK - LeFrak skating rink in Prospect Park had to be cleared Wednesday night due to an ammonia leak that filled the area with the strong smell.

Fire officials say the ammonia is used in the cooling system of the rink.

News 12 Brooklyn is told by officials that one person was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

The park is now open. 

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