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Carbon monoxide sickens nearly a dozen people in Yonkers

Yonkers, NY - Two Yonkers families were nearly wiped out Friday morning when they were poisoned by a carbon monoxide leak, authorities said.A total of 11 people — six youths and five adults — were taken to area hospitals after a resident came home from an overnight...

Neighbors pull man from burning home in St. Paul

St. Paul, MN - The flames were impossible to miss, but Paul Warner first heard the sound."It sounded like a car accident, and I actually turned around and looked, and you could see debris coming off the house," Warner said, "We just stopped what we were doing and we...

Hartford man dies from carbon monoxide poisoning

Hartford, SD - A Hartford man died Monday from accidental carbon monoxide poisoning after using a portable generator, the Minnehaha County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday.Dustin Patch, 38, was found dead in his detached garage in the 500 block of Crystal Drive just...

One killed, seven injured in carbon monoxide poisoning incident

Bakersfield, CA - A man was killed due to carbon monoxide poisoning in northwest Bakersfield on Saturday morning.The Kern County Fire Department said at around 6:44 a.m., it received a report of a structure fire in the 6000 block of Gallery Drive. However, when crews...

Destructive explosion caused by propane gas leak

La Grange, NC - Investigators have determined an explosion that destroyed a home and injured one person was caused by a liquid propane gas leak.The explosion happened around 11:30 a.m. at a home on North Forbes Street in La Grange, according to the Lenoir County...

Carbon monoxide poisoning killed 2 men on Peavine Mountain

Reno, NV - Washoe County's medical examiner says two men who were found dead last month inside a maintenance shed near the top of Peavine Mountain on the north edge of Reno died of carbon monoxide poisoning.The county sheriff's office said at the time in early March...

Carbon monoxide closes downtown Columbia businesses

Columbia, MO - No one was injured or sickened by carbon monoxide flowing into a strip of buildings along Broadway on Sunday.Businesses from Kent's Floral Gallery to Nash Vegas were all impacted and shut down by the odorless and potentially deadly gas.Columbia...

10 injured in carbon monoxide poisoning in Queens: FDNY

Queens, NY - Tenpeople were hospitalized after carbon monoxide permeated throughout a home in Queens, FDNY said Saturday.Fire officials responded to a home located at 56-29 Roosevelt Ave. around 11:56 p.m.They arrived to find multiple people sick, FDNY...

One dead, another injured in house fire and explosion near Grand Lake

Grand Lake, CO - One person died and another was hospitalized in a structure fire and explosion early Sunday morning near Grand Lake, authorities said.The Grand Lake Sheriff's Office said on Facebook that deputies responded to a report of a structure fire at about...