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PPT research lab evacuated after chemical reaction causes high CO

  HMN-Firefighters evacuated employees after a call to PPT Research Inc.  While on scene, responders found high levels of CO and linked the readings to a chemical reaction gone amiss. Lehighvalleylive.com provides more. High levels of carbon monoxide that prompted the evacuation Tuesday of an Allentown business resulted from a chemical reaction, a city fire official said Wednesday. The incident ...

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Former MLB pitcher, and father, dead from CO poisoning

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  HMN-Two men are dead after being found in their lawn care van, overcome by CO.  When the sheriffs officer opened the door to the vehicle, he was also overcome with CO, and eventually transported to a hospital.  One man, Ross Powell, who had left a career in baseball that included stints in the majors, and his father Lyle, were ...

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A dozen people hospitalized for CO exposure.

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HMN-A dozen people were hospitalized, including responders after a CO leak in a NJ home.  CBS reports that a man returned home to find everyone in his home unconscious.   MOUNT OLIVE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A dozen people were exposed to toxic levels of carbon monoxide gas including first responders and good Samaritans who worked to save a family found ...

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Baltimore fire responds to CO leak

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  HMN-Baltimore responds to a reported CO leak at an area Marriott hotel.  All four floors were evacuated and 2 patients were transported to the hospital.  WBFF provides more.   BALTIMORE (WBFF) – Drivers should avoid a portion of downtown Baltimore Saturday afternoon due to activity involving Baltimore City fire crews at a hotel where a carbon monoxide leak occurred. ...

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Police Suffer Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Driving Ford Explorer

HMN- According to Law Enforcement Today  “AUSTIN, Texas / NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – At least two police officers have suffered carbon monoxide poisoning while driving the Ford Explorer. Hundreds of motorists have complained and filed lawsuits. However, Ford denies the allegations. Austin Police Department – carbon monoxide poisoning A police officer in Texas is recovering after falling ill from carbon ...

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Two Hospitalized After CO Incident in Baltimore City

HMN- 2 Hospitalized After Carbon Monoxide Incident In Baltimore. According to WBAL TV: Officials say, two people were transported after a carbon monoxide incident in Baltimore City on Tuesday evening. Baltimore City Fire crews were dispatched around 9 p.m. to the 4300 block of Colborne Road, for a carbon monoxide alarm activation. Two individuals from the home were transported to ...

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