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Downtown Boston building evacuated after high carbon monoxide readings

Boston, MA - Firefighters evacuated 27 units at a building in downtown Boston early Sunday morning following reports of high carbon monoxide readings, officials said. Crews responded to the high readings at Hamilton Place just after 6 a.m. National Grid responded to...

3 Children Treated For Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In Bay Shore: PD

Bay Shore, NY — Three children were treated for carbon monoxide poisoning after they were exposed in their Bay Shore home Saturday afternoon, according to Suffolk police. Officers responded to a 911 call of a carbon monoxide alarm at a home on Lincoln Boulevard at...

Propane leak may have caused deadly Benton Co. explosion

Siloam Springs, AR — A propane leak may have caused a deadly explosion near Siloam Springs Monday afternoon, Lt. Shannon Jenkins with the Benton County Sheriff's Office told 40/29 News. The explosion happened on Bill Young Road, which is east of Siloam Springs. It...

Gas leak leads to house explosion in Warren

Warren, IL - A natural gas leak resulted in an explosion that caused a fire at a home on Warren's south end Tuesday evening. The blast destroyed the structure but did not result in any injuries, according to police. The incident took place about 6 p.m. at a house on...

Firefighter couple died from carbon monoxide poisoning, police say

Central City, CO — The deaths of two Central City firefighters has been determined to be accidental carbon monoxide poisoning, according to a release from the Gilpin County Sheriff's Office. The couple, Cody Allen, 29, and his wife Shelby Allen, 27, were found dead in...

Two die from carbon monoxide poisoning in Portageville

Portageville, MO - Two people have died from what is believed to be carbon monoxide poisoning. The Portageville Fire Department was dispatched to a city residence at 10 a.m. Wednesday to investigate a report of two people inside and unresponsive. According to a report...

Bradley County Fire & Rescue investigates carbon-monoxide poisoning

Bradley County, TN - 13 people including 2 Bradley County EMS personnel are being treated for Carbon Monoxide poisoning. The Bradley County Sheriff’s Office says that dispatch received a call Sunday evening about a man suffering from a stroke. When they arrived on...

3 injured in gas explosion at Caroline County restaurant

Caroline County, VA -- Three people were injured in a gas explosion at a Caroline County restaurant Thursday afternoon. Deputies say the explosion occurred at the Crossroads 30/301 restaurant, located at 31286 Richmond Turnpike in Doswell. Sheriff's investigators say...

Tragic: Carbon monoxide claims Forsyth dad, baby at Waffle House

Forsyth, GA -  A 26-year-old Forsyth man and his 10-month-old son were found dead in their car in the Waffle House parking lot on Ga. Hwy. 36 near I-75 on Nov. 14. It is believed they died of carbon monoxide poisoning while sleeping in the car. According to a report...