News

Two hospitalized after furnace gas leak at Ionia County home

Ionia County, MI  — Two people were taken to the hospital after being found unresponsive Thursday as a result of a furnace gas leak, according to the Ionia County Sheriff’s Office. At 1 p.m. Nov. 12, Ionia County Sheriff’s deputies, the Saranac Community Fire...

Propane Leak Focus of Nantucket House Explosion

Nantucket, MA - Investigators are focusing on a propane leak as the potential source of Thursday's catastrophic house explosion and fire on the island of Nantucket. On Friday evening, Nantucket Fire Chief Stephen A. Murphy and State Fire Marshal Peter J. Ostroskey...

2 in critical condition after carbon-monoxide leak in home

Ionia County, MI – Two people nearly died after they were overcome by carbon monoxide in a home, police said. The victims, an 81-year-old woman and 59-year-old man, were unconscious and had stopped breathing when rescuers pulled them outside. They were revived by...

Natural gas explosion rocks Signal Hill building

Los Angeles, CA - Authorities were at the scene of a natural gas explosion at a Signal Hill structure Thursday evening. The explosion at the two-story home located at 2100 N. Ohio Ave. was first reported at 4:24 p.m., according to the Los Angeles County Fire...

Investigation continues into home explosion

Rimersburg, PA – Investigations into the explosion at a Chestnut Street home in Rimersburg continued this week, as local officials breathed a sigh of relief that the disaster didn’t turn into a true tragedy. Rimersburg Borough Council president Scott Myers, who lives...

2 Dead In Apparent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In Bensonhurst

New York, NY — Two people are dead following a carbon monoxide incident at an apartment building in Brooklyn. Two dozen residents of the building in Bensonhurst were stuck late Monday night trying to figure out where they were going to sleep after two of their...

2 hospitalized with carbon monoxide poisoning in Gresham

Chicago, IL - Two people were hospitalized in critical condition with carbon monoxide poisoning Tuesday in Gresham on the South Side. Authorities were called about 7:45 p.m. to a home in the 8500 block of South Ada Street, according to Chicago Fire Department...

Two found dead in Raven home

Raven, VA – Two local men have died from what police believe is carbon monoxide poisoning Tazewell County Sheriff Brian Hieatt said the bodies of Thomas Marvin Proffitt, 34, and Tyler Johnson, 22, both of Young Road in Raven were discovered when a deputy responded to...

Cause of explosion at Miller Circle in Harrisonburg determined

Harrisonburg, VA - The Harrisonburg Fire Department Fire Marshal’s Office has determined that the explosion and subsequent fire at Miller Circle in Harrisonburg Saturday morning was the result of a natural gas leak inside the building. According to a tweet from the...