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Carbon monoxide poisoning believed to have caused deaths near Weir

Weir, MS - Carbon monoxide poisoning is believed to have caused the deaths of two people in Choctaw County. According to Choctaw County Deputy Sheriff Dillon Cates, a family member discovered the two inside a home in the Weir area before 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 18. The...

Woman killed in Roslyn home explosion; people urged to check gas lines

Roslyn, NY - A woman was killed in a home explosion and fire on Thursday morning in Roslyn, officials said. Multiple agencies responded to the explosion and fire in the 200 block of West Montana Avenue in Roslyn at approximately 7:30 a.m. Thursday, according to a news...

1 seriously injured in Queens carbon monoxide incident: FDNY

New York, NY  – One person was hospitalized following a carbon monoxide incident at a Queens building early Tuesday, authorities said. Emergency responders were called to a building in the vicinity of 92nd Street and Roosevelt Avenue just before 1:30 a.m., FDNY...

Boat explosion in Englewood injures one man

Englewood, FL - The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission reported that a man was seriously burned after an explosion and fire aboard a boat as it was leaving dock at Indian Mound Park in Englewood Saturday. The 44-year-old man operating the boat, who...

Carbon Monoxide leak sparks evacuation in northeast Atlanta

Atlanta, GA  -- Fire crews are working to control a carbon monoxide leak in northeast Atlanta Sunday night. At approximately 5 p.m., firefighters were dispatched near the 3000 block of Lenox Road NE responding to high levels of carbon monoxide. Firefighters on the...

2 brothers die in carbon monoxide incident, family says

Brandywine, MD — Two brothers were killed by carbon monoxide poisoning when they attempted to use a generator placed inside their house to heat and power it during an extended outage in Brandywine, according to family members. Prince George’s County Fire & EMS...

Two die of carbon monoxide poisoning in Adams County

Abbottstown, PA - Two people are dead of carbon monoxide poisoning in Adams County, according to Pennsylvania State Police Trooper Megan Ammerman. Police were dispatched to the 100 block of Woods Road in Abbottstown on Jan. 2 and found four victims, all unconscious. A...

Person rescued from carbon monoxide filled Fayetteville home

Fayetteville, NC -  A person was rescued from a carbon monoxide-filled Fayetteville home Saturday after a vehicle was left running in an enclosed garage. Firefighters were called to the 5500 block of Glenrock Drive by a neighbor who heard a carbon monoxide detector...

Residential Explosion/Gas Leak in The Lawndale / Wayside Area

Houston, TX - WHAT: Residential explosion with gas leak WHEN: December 28, 2021 at 8:59 a.m. WHERE: 400 block of Forest Hill Blvd. 77011 INJURIES: One civilian transported to the hospital. PROPERTY SAVED: $130 thousand in estimated property saved. DAMAGE: $65 thousand...