By Joseph Serna
Los Angeles Times
LOS ANGELES — Four Los Angeles police officers and a firefighter were overcome by carbon monoxide early Friday when they rescued a man who was attempting ...
The Baltimore Sun
EDGEWOOD, Md. — Two people inside an Edgewood apartment were hospitalized Sunday night after elevated carbon monoxide levels were found, according to the Joppa-Magnolia ...
By Paul Forsyth
Niagara This Week
NIAGARA FALLS, Ontario — A portable carbon monoxide detector clipped on an equipment bag carried by Niagara paramedics may have saved nine people from ...
LAKE DELTON, Wis. – 81 hockey players and spectators received treatment for exposure to carbon monoxide at the Lake Delton indoor ice rink.
A Delton (Wis.) Fire Department press release ...
Multiple EMS and fire agencies respond to players, spectators reporting headaches, dizziness, vomiting after hockey game
By John Myers
Duluth News Tribune
RICE LAKE TOWNSHIP, Minn. — Carbon monoxide left no trace Thursday of the tragedy it brought the night before for a Rice Lake Township family, leaving ...
Hazmat teams, fire departments, ambulances and a gas company respond to incident; patients transported to 3 hospitals
PASSAIC, N.J. — Carbon monoxide killed two people in a recording studio at a converted factory building and sickened a dozen others, authorities said.
Passaic Mayor ...
NEW YORK — EMS crews that responded to a cardiac arrest call behind firefighters averted a disaster after their carbon monoxide meters went off.
Firefighters were first on the scene, ...
LONG ISLAND, N.Y. Two EMTs having dinner at an Applebee's restaurant on Long Island found themselves suddenly back on the job Tuesday night when their portable carbon monoxide ...
By Pat Pratt
The Sedalia Democrat, Mo.
SEDALIA, Mo. — Missouri State Fair Authorities evacuated the Mathewson Exhibit Center and paramedics transported one individual to Bothwell Regional ...
The Associated Press
CARLE PLACE, N.Y. — A Dunkin' Donuts customer looking for a morning cup of coffee was in the right place at the right time with the right equipment.
By Patrick Cloonan and Michael Hasch
The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
GLASSPORT, Pa. — Five people -- four of them children -- were hospitalized after being overcome by carbon monoxide ...
La Crosse Tribune
TOWN OF ARCADIA, Wis. — Authorities on Monday said that 13 people, including five children, two emergency medical technicians and a sheriff’s deputy, were overcome ...
Responders at the scene started to feel nauseated, and a faulty pipe was blamed for the leak that killed a restaurant manager
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James J Augustine
There are many potential areas of infectious exposure for the patient and the EMS provider. An important...