Airbnb urged to require carbon monoxide devices after 3 dieDecember 1, 2022 GMT
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Family members of three tourists who died while staying at an Airbnb in Mexico City, apparently of carbon monoxide poisoning, urged the short-term rental company Thursday to require detectors in properties it lists to prevent future tragedies.
Three teenagers found dead in car in Kosciusko CountyOctober 31, 2022 GMT
ETNA GREEN, Ind. (AP) — Preliminary autopsy results indictate three teenagers found dead in a car in northern Indiana might have died from carbon monoxide poisoning, Indiana State Police said Monday.
Canada sees suspected carbon monoxide cases in wake of FionaSeptember 27, 2022 GMT
CHARLOTTETOWN, Prince Edward Island (AP) — A Canadian hospital said Tuesday it is treating several patients for suspected carbon monoxide poisoning as many people in the Atlantic area hit post-tropical storm Fiona are using generators for electricity.
Police ID 3 dead of suspected carbon monoxide in Omaha homeSeptember 2, 2022 GMT
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police have identified three people who were found dead of suspected carbon monoxide poisoning inside a west Omaha home.
David Coleman, 52, Thomas Coleman, 18, and Cole Oban, 19, all died in the home, likely from carbon monoxide, Omaha police said Thursday.
Police: Carbon monoxide killed 3 tourists at Bahamas resortJune 29, 2022 GMT
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Carbon monoxide poisoning killed three U.S. tourists found dead at a resort in the Bahamas in May, police announced Tuesday.
Authorities did not provide further details, saying the deaths were still under investigation.
2 dead in Detroit home, carbon monoxide poisoning suspectedMarch 16, 2022 GMT
DETROIT (AP) — Two people found dead in a Detroit home Tuesday night are believed to have died from carbon monoxide poisoning, officials said.
Emergency responders discovered the bodies of a male and a female about 11:35 p.m.
Three treated for carbon monoxide at monster truck rallyFebruary 13, 2022 GMT
WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — Three people who were attending a monster truck rally in Waterloo were taken to a hospital Saturday night with symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning.
Waterloo Fire Rescue Battalion Chief Ben Petersen told the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier that truck exhaust was assumed to be the source of the carbon monoxide that sickened the spectators.
2 dead in Kentucky hotel evacuated for carbon monoxideFebruary 6, 2022 GMT
LA GRANGE, Ky. (AP) — Two people died on Friday at a Quality Inn Suites in Kentucky that had to be evacuated because of high levels of carbon monoxide.
La Grange police were called to the scene just before 5:00 p.m.
Carbon monoxide poisoning at hotel; 7 in critical conditionJanuary 30, 2022 GMT
MARYSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — 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.
NTSB: Require small planes to have carbon monoxide detectorsJanuary 21, 2022 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. crash investigators are urging the Federal Aviation Administration to require private planes to be equipped with carbon monoxide detectors, citing deadly crashes that were attributed to poisoning by the odorless gas.
Authorities: Carbon monoxide caused deaths of 7 in MinnesotaDecember 23, 2021 GMT
MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — Seven members of an immigrant family from Honduras whose bodies were found inside a Minnesota home last weekend died of apparently accidental carbon monoxide poisoning, authorities said Wednesday.
Selah police find 3 dead in possible carbon monoxide caseDecember 17, 2021 GMT
SELAH, Wash. (AP) — Selah police are investigating the deaths of three people from possible carbon monoxide poisoning at a Speyers Road home.
Man acquitted in granddaughter’s carbon monoxide deathDecember 4, 2021 GMT
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man has been acquitted of first-degree murder in the death of his 4-year-old granddaughter from carbon monoxide poisoning.
A Shawnee County District Court jury on Friday acquitted Timothy Wayne Funk, 58, of murder and two counts of aggravated endangering a child.
Investigation into 2019 plane crash points to medical eventNovember 12, 2021 GMT
NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — A medical event, not an equipment malfunction, mostly likely caused a small plane to crash in a cemetery in New Bedford in 2019, a preliminary government investigation has found.
Police: Worker dies of apparent carbon monoxide poisoningNovember 10, 2021 GMT
FORT SALONGA, N.Y. (AP) — A construction worker died of apparent carbon monoxide poisoning while working on a drainage pipe on Long Island, police said.
Victor Irizzary was removing silt from the bottom of a 10-foot-deep drainage pipe in Fort Salonga on Tuesday when he stopped responding to coworkers, Suffolk County police said.
At least 8 hospitalized for carbon monoxide exposureOctober 29, 2021 GMT
BROCKTON, Mass. (AP) — Eight people were taken to the hospital in Massachusetts for carbon monoxide exposures.
The three incidents south of Boston were all related to operating generators in homes as parts of the state continue to deal with power outages following this week's nor'easter, NBC Boston reports.
Crews near demolition of housing complex where gas killed 2September 18, 2021 GMT
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Heavy equipment may soon begin tearing down an 80-year-old South Carolina public housing complex where two men died from carbon monoxide poisoning from a poorly maintained heater.
Carbon monoxide poisoning suspected in deaths of coupleAugust 21, 2021 GMT
NORTH HUNTINGDON, Pa. (AP) — Carbon monoxide poisoning is suspected in the deaths of an elderly couple in western Pennsylvania, authorities said.
The bodies of Joseph and Freda Polinski, both 88, were found late Thursday night after a relative unable to contact them went to their North Huntingdon Township home, the Westmoreland County coroner’s office said.
Singer Luke Combs pays for funerals of 3 who died after showJuly 23, 2021 GMT
BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Country singer Luke Combs is paying the funeral expenses of three young men who saw him perform at a Michigan music festival before they died from accidental carbon monoxide poisoning at a nearby campground, relatives said.
22 in Omaha home treated for carbon monoxide poisoningJuly 21, 2021 GMT
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nearly two dozen people, including several young children, living in a northwest Omaha home were treated for carbon monoxide poisoning after walking into a hospital, officials said.
2 men, boy found dead on boat circling off Cleveland coastJune 24, 2021 GMT
CLEVELAND (AP) — The deaths of two men and a 11-year-old boy found in a boat on Lake Erie may have been caused by carbon monoxide poisoning, authorities said
Man, daughters suffer carbon monoxide poisoning on boatMay 23, 2021 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — A man and his two daughters were hospitalized in Seattle after suffering symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning aboard a boat.
The family was off shore when the father called for help because his daughters were experiencing symptoms common to carbon monoxide poisoning, the U.S.
1 dead, 6 sickened in Indiana; carbon monoxide suspectedMay 6, 2021 GMT
LEXINGTON, Ind. (AP) — A woman died and six other people, including three children, received medical treatment after apparently being sickened by carbon monoxide fumes from a gasoline-powered generator set up inside a southern Indiana home, police said...
Girl died of carbon monoxide poisoning at Iowa hog plantApril 22, 2021 GMT
ALGONA, Iowa (AP) — A 17-year-old girl who died after helping to clean a hog confinement building in Kossuth County was overcome by carbon monoxide poisoning, authorities said Thursday...
Defense expert blames George Floyd’s death on heart troubleApril 14, 2021 GMT
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — George Floyd died of a sudden heart rhythm disturbance as a result of his heart disease, a forensic pathologist testified for the defense Wednesday at former Officer METHUEN, Mass. (AP) — The Massachusetts couple found dead in their home of suspected carbon monoxide poisoning over the weekend have been identified as a well-respected retired police officer and his wife...
2 victims of apparent carbon monoxide poisoning identifiedMarch 22, 2021 GMT
METHUEN, Mass. (AP) — The Massachusetts couple found dead in their home of suspected carbon monoxide poisoning over the weekend have been identified as a well-respected retired police officer and his wife...
Mexico says no evidence of organ harvesting in death of PoleFebruary 27, 2021 GMT
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Polish man who died this month outside Mexico City appears to have perished from carbon monoxide poisoning and there was no evidence of organ harvesting, Mexican authorities said Friday...
Millions endure record cold without power; at least 20 deadFebruary 17, 2021 GMT
OCEAN ISLE BEACH, N.C. (AP) — A winter storm that left millions without power in record-breaking cold weather claimed more lives Tuesday, including three people found dead after a tornado hit a seaside town in North Carolina and four family members who perished in a Houston-area house fire while using a fireplace to stay warm...
4 die from carbon monoxide poisoning during winter stormFebruary 17, 2021 GMT
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Tens of thousands of people remained without power Tuesday in the Portland, Oregon, area as crews raced to restore electricity after an icy weekend winter storm...
Carbon monoxide poisoning suspected in Chicago woman’s deathJanuary 13, 2021 GMT
CHICAGO (AP) — An apparent carbon monoxide leak in an apartment on Chicago's Northwest Side has left an elderly woman dead and an elderly man in critical condition, police said Wednesday...
8 die in New Year’s Eve carbon monoxide poisoning in BosniaJanuary 1, 2021 GMT
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Eight young men and women have died in a cottage in southwest Bosnia, apparently from carbon monoxide poisoning during a New Year's Eve celebration, police said Friday...
Gas fitters indicted in carbon monoxide poisoning deathsNovember 20, 2020 GMT
NORTH HAVERHILL, N.H. (AP) — Three gas fitters have been indicted on negligent homicide charges in the 2019 carbon monoxide poisoning deaths of a couple in their New Hampshire home...
Official: Mother, 3 kids killed by carbon monoxide poisoningSeptember 9, 2020 GMT
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A woman and her three children found dead after a row home fire in north Philadelphia over the weekend died of carbon monoxide poisoning, authorities said...
Demolition of public housing complex where 2 died startsJuly 4, 2020 GMT
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Workers are preparing to start the demolition of an 80-year-old South Carolina public housing complex where two men died from carbon monoxide poisoning from a poorly maintained heater...
Propane leak at daycare center sends contractors to hospitalJuly 2, 2020 GMT
MOUNT HOREB, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say four contractors were hospitalized with carbon monoxide poisoning from a propane leak at a daycare center in Mount Horeb Thursday at a time when about 50 children were in the facility...
Coroner: Carbon monoxide killed woman, young daughterMay 9, 2020 GMT
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A woman and her young daughter found dead last month in a southwestern Indiana home died from carbon monoxide poisoning after an automobile was left running in their garage, authorities said...
2 UP teens who died in vehicle had carbon monoxide poisoningMarch 18, 2020 GMT
BARAGA, Mich. (AP) — Two of three Upper Peninsula teens found unconscious in a running vehicle in February died from carbon monoxide poisoning, a sheriff said...
12 go to hospital after suspected carbon monoxide exposureMarch 2, 2020 GMT
MACUNGIE, Pa. (AP) — A dozen people were taken to a hospital after suspected carbon monoxide exposure at an eastern Pennsylvania home over the weekend, authorities said...
SC city fined $11,000 after 2 housing project residents dieFebruary 19, 2020 GMT
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Columbia Housing Authority was fined just under $11,000 after pleading guilty Wednesday to 24 safety violations found after two residents died from carbon monoxide poisoning from a poorly maintained heater...
Coroner: Woman, 79, dead after car left running accidentallyFebruary 8, 2020 GMT
YORK, Pa. (AP) — A vehicle left running accidentally led to the apparent carbon monoxide poisoning death of a woman found in her Pennsylvania home, authorities said...
Carbon monoxide leak at vacation rental sends 25 to hospitalJanuary 28, 2020 GMT
DONNELLY, Idaho (AP) — Authorities say 25 people were hospitalized for carbon monoxide poisoning while staying at a vacation rental home in an Idaho mountain town...
Tests: No carbon monoxide in baby deaths at housing complexJanuary 9, 2020 GMT
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's state medical examiner's office said Thursday that it found no sign of carbon monoxide poisoning in the deaths of two infants at a public housing community where the gas has forced evacuations...
Bozeman woman dies of carbon monoxide poisoningDecember 30, 2019 GMT
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A Bozeman woman has died from carbon monoxide poisoning and another person was hospitalized after a car was accidentally left running in a garage attached to a residence, city officials said Monday...
Carbon monoxide poisoning likely killed girl, documents sayDecember 12, 2019 GMT
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Carbon monoxide poisoning is the apparent cause of death for a 4-year-old Nebraska girl, whose Kansas grandfather is charged with first-degree murder...
Carbon monoxide detected in home where 1 died, kids injuredNovember 4, 2019 GMT
HENDERSON, Ky. (AP) — Firefighters in Kentucky say they detected high levels of carbon monoxide in a home where a woman was found dead and two children discovered in serious condition...
North Dakota couple dies of CO poisoning during cycle rallyAugust 14, 2019 GMT
STURGIS, S.D. (AP) — A man and a woman from North Dakota have died of carbon monoxide poisoning while camping during the Sturgis motorcycle rally in South Dakota...
Washington State Troopers sue Ford over carbon monoxideAugust 8, 2019 GMT
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Six Washington State Patrol troopers have filed a class-action lawsuit against Ford Motor Company saying their patrol vehicles gave them carbon monoxide poisoning...
Rally death attributed to carbon monoxide poisoningAugust 8, 2019 GMT
STURGIS, S.D. (AP) — Sheriff's officials say the death of a Nebraska man at the Sturgis motorcycle rally in South Dakota is apparently due to carbon monoxide poisoning...
9 hospitalized with carbon monoxide poisoning in MarylandAugust 4, 2019 GMT
EDGEMERE, Md. (AP) — Fire officials say a child was in critical condition and eight others have been hospitalized for carbon monoxide poisoning at a cluster of homes outside Baltimore...
CO2 poisoning may have killed man, daughter on houseboatJuly 9, 2019 GMT
STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say carbon monoxide poisoning may have killed a man and his daughter, who were found dead in a houseboat near Stockton...
Police suspect carbon monoxide poisoning in 2 hotel deathsJune 26, 2019 GMT
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Carbon monoxide poisoning may be the cause of two deaths at a North Carolina hotel, police said...
6 Brazilian tourists die of carbon monoxide in ChileMay 23, 2019 GMT
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Six Brazilian tourists were found dead of carbon monoxide poisoning Wednesday inside an old apartment where they were staying in central Santiago...
NASCAR’s Hamlin suffered carbon monoxide poisoning at DoverMay 7, 2019 GMT
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Denny Hamlin suffered from nausea and double vision from carbon monoxide that seeped into his Toyota at the end of the NASCAR race at Dover...
CO blamed for deaths of couple found in tentApril 29, 2019 GMT
GREENFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say carbon monoxide poisoning is to blame for the deaths last winter of two people found in a tent in an area known as a campsite for homeless people...
6 children, 5 adults saved from carbon monoxide poisoningApril 20, 2019 GMT
YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) — Six young children and five adults have been hospitalized after they were found in a Westchester County home, suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning...
Hartford man dies of accidental carbon monoxide poisoningApril 17, 2019 GMT
HARTFORD, S.D. (AP) — Minnehaha County sheriff's officials say a man has died of accidental carbon monoxide poisoning at his Hartford home...
Carbon monoxide poisoning kills mother and daughterApril 15, 2019 GMT
BAKER, La. (AP) — A Louisiana coroner says carbon monoxide poisoning killed a mother and daughter who were found dead after an apartment fire...
Carbon monoxide poisoning killed 2 men on Peavine MountainApril 9, 2019 GMT
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Washoe County's medical examiner says two men who were found dead last month inside a maintenance shed near the top of Peavine Mountain on the north edge of Reno died of carbon monoxide poisoning...
NY man pleads guilty in carbon monoxide deaths of woman, sonApril 2, 2019 GMT
KENDALL, N.Y. (AP) — A property caretaker has pleaded guilty to reckless endangerment in the carbon monoxide poisoning deaths of a mother and son in western New York...
Man dies from carbon monoxide poisoning at Long Island homeFebruary 21, 2019 GMT
MELVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Police on Long Island say a man was killed and his wife was hospitalized due to apparent carbon monoxide poisoning...
Doctors’ orders: Prevent carbon monoxide poisoning this winterNovember 25, 2018 GMT
Crackling fire. Hot chocolate. Fat snowflakes. Colored lights. It’s the most wonderful time of the year.
But it’s also the season when the risk of accidental carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning increases.
Chimney maintenance a part of home safetyOctober 20, 2018 GMT
As temperatures drop and thoughts once again turn to lighting fires and sitting down with a good book, it's important to revisit chimney maintenance.
Even though chimneys do not require daily upkeep, regular maintenance efforts help chimneys operate safely and prevent deaths and injuries while protecting homes from fire.
At least 24 in Colorado suffer carbon monoxide poisoningJuly 30, 2018 GMT
GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — At least 24 people were treated for carbon monoxide poisoning at a weekend gathering in northern Colorado after a generator at a taco stand outside the venue leaked exhaust into the building...
CO poisoning suspected after couple found dead on boat on Lake Erie, reports say
MARBLEHEAD, Ohio — Carbon monoxide poisoning is suspected after two people and their pet dog were found dead on a boat at a marina, reports say.
Windber man is hospitalized for carbon monoxide poisoningApril 14, 2018 GMT
An elderly Windber man was taken to a hospital for carbon monoxide poisoning from his home along Camp Drive shortly before noon Friday, according to a Somerset County Control dispatcher.
He was in serious condition on the way to Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center in Johnstown, a Windber fire department official said.
Garrett woman dies of CO poisoningJanuary 12, 2018 GMT
The DeKalb County coroner's office is investigating why a 70-year-old woman died of carbon monoxide poisoning Wednesday morning at her rental home in Garrett.
About 8 a.m., the coroner's office was called to 121 S.
As temperatures drop, carbon monoxide poisoning risk risesDecember 28, 2017 GMT
As temperatures drop in Connecticut, the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning tends to rise, according to the Connecticut Department of Public Health.
Carbon monoxide poisonings spike in colder monthsNovember 23, 2017 GMT
After weeks and weeks of teasing, the cold weather is finally here. And with the falling temperatures of late autumn comes rising numbers of carbon monoxide poisonings.
“We see it every year when it gets cold and people turn on their heat,” said Dr.
Carbon monoxide poisoning in Old GreenwichSeptember 18, 2017 GMT
GREENWICH — Police and firefighters rescued a man poisoned by carbon monoxide from his residence in Old Greenwich Saturday afternoon.
Emergency crews were dispatched to 51 Old Kings Highway on a report of an alarm and an unconscious male around 1 p.m.
The Latest: 3 dead from apparent carbon monoxide poisoningSeptember 13, 2017 GMT
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Irma (all times local):
Three people are dead from apparent carbon monoxide poisoning at a Florida home following Hurricane Irma, and four others have been hospitalized...
4th annual Bill Parrish Family Memorial 3-on-3 basketball tournament set for Aug. 4-5July 28, 2017 GMT
POCATELLO – The 4th annual Bill Parrish Family Memorial 3-on-3 basketball tournament is set for Aug. 4-5.
But Carri Parrish Curtis, co-founder of the No CO Foundation and event coordinator for the tournament, wants the Pocatello and Chubbuck communities to know that this event has something to offer everyone, not just those involved in the basketball tournament.
South Franklin man died of carbon monoxide poisoning in December fireMarch 23, 2017 GMT
A state police fire marshal has closed his investigation into the death of a South Franklin Township man whose body was found in a closet of his home more than three weeks after it was damaged in a Dec.
Doctor warns of carbon monoxide poisoning from generators after 6 fall severely illOctober 9, 2016 GMT
Medical officials are warning the public against using gas generators without proper ventilation after six people contracted severe carbon monoxide poisoning doing so in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew.