carbon monoxide poisoning
A divorced kitchen worker and his seven children were accidentally poisoned by carbon monoxide from the generator they were using to keep warm after their electricity was cut off, police said Tuesday.
A Prince George’s County woman is in serious condition and her dog is dead after fire officials say a malfunctioning natural gas water heater caused high amounts of carbon monoxide in her home.
The bitter cold has made its way to our area and brought with it a spike in cases of the flu virus. But before you sum up your symptoms of nausea or drowsinees to be the flu, fire officials warn it could be a deadly sickness that has very similar symptoms
MDE says that trace amounts of carbon monoxide were to blame for causing four staffers and four residents to become ill at the Parkville group home.
An Oxon Hill family survived a carbon monoxide threat Tuesday because of proper home protection, prompting Prince George’s County fire officials to remind homeowners to follow their lead.
One adult and one child have been taken to a hospital after suffering carbon monoxide poisoning in a northwest home Monday afternoon.
Two people are in the hospital after high levels of carbon monoxide were found in a D.C. building Thursday.
Many are without power in the area but for those with the added measure of a generator to protect them against power loss, they may not be protected from the dangers of the generator itself.
WNEW has confirmed five people died from carbon monoxide poisoning in Oxon Hill near the corner of Shelby Drive and Carson Avenue.