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Propane blast lifts home off foundation

Town of Norfolk, NY - Two people were unhurt when a propane leak caused an explosion that lifted part of their home off its foundation. It happened shortly before noon Thursday at 4125 Route 310 in the town of Norfolk. According to St. Lawrence County Emergency...

Natural Gas Leak Sparks Explosion At Apartment Complex In Gary

Gary, IN - Just before 7 a.m. Sunday a natural gas leak caused an explosion in a Gary apartment complex. It happened at 405 South Huntington right next to the Gary Fire Department. Investigators say a boiler apparently malfunctioned. Making matters worse, it was only...

Apparent Gas Explosion Destroys Brooklyn House

Brooklyn, NY - A Brooklyn home was leveled Friday morning in what appears to be a gas explosion, authorities said. There were no reported injuries, but firefighters were still sifting through the rubble hours later. Police and more than 100 smoke eaters responded to...

Woman, pets dead after carbon monoxide poisoning in Hunt County

Celeste, TX — A woman and three animals are dead as a result of “accidental carbon monoxide poisoning,” the Hunt County Sheriff’s Office announced Friday evening. The sheriff’s office says it received a call concerning an unresponsive woman at a home on FM 903 in...

Carbon monoxide poisoning at hotel; 7 in critical condition

Marysville, OH — Seven people were hospitalized in critical condition Saturday after suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning at a Hampton Inn in Ohio, officials said. A total of nine people were taken to local hospitals, according to The Columbus Dispatch. Marysville...

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...