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3 Men Hospitalized From Elevated Levels Of Carbon Monoxide

CHICAGO (CBS) — A near West Side mid-rise condo building was evacuated and three people were hospitalized after running a gas powered engine indoors.

The Fire Department found elevated levels of carbon monoxide in the condo building, located at the corner of Adams and Racine, and higher levels in the parking garage, where three workers were using a pressure washer with a gas engine. 104 more words

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Carbon monoxide at hotel pool suspected in Michigan death

One person was found dead and 8 others were hospitalized after a group of people were found unconscious around a hotel’s indoor pool in southern Michigan. 200 more words

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1 dead, 13 hospitalized after exposure to dangerous CO levels

One person was found dead and 13 others were hospitalized after a group of people were found unconscious around a hotel’s indoor pool in southern Michigan. 248 more words

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Relatives of 8 Poisoned Sue Utility That Cut Off Power

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (AP) — Relatives of a family of eight who died from carbon monoxide poisoning are suing Delmarva Power, saying the utility failed to use reasonable care when it cut off electricity to the home. 95 more words

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Hero cat pounds on door; saves family from carbon monoxide poisoning

Carbon monoxide kills.

Every year, on average, 430 Americans die from carbon monoxide poisoning, according to the CDC.

Although you can’t see or smell carbon monoxide, a Maine Coon cat named Gracie in Wisconsin somehow knew, and saved her human family from carbon monoxide poisoning by pounding on their bedroom door, thereby, waking up the husband. 307 more words

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