carbon monoxide poisoning

Firefighters from several suburban departments responded to a carbon monoxide poisoning incident in Melrose Park. (Credit: CBS)

9 Hospitalized From Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In Melrose Park

Someone in the home at 601 Rose Dr. called 911 at 6 a.m. to report a medical emergency. When firefighters and paramedics arrived, they found nine people – children and adults – suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning.

07/22/2015

Police investigate a Skokie garage with high levels of carbon monoxide, which may have contributed to the death of two people. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Two Die Of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In Skokie Garage

Crews responded to a call for assistance at a garage in the 8100 block of Keating Avenue about 5:45 a.m. Saturday, according to Skokie police. A 21-year-old man and 18-year-old woman were found dead at the scene.

07/20/2015

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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Kills Elderly Couple

An elderly couple were found dead Saturday in the South Shore neighborhood, possibly from carbon monoxide poisoning, police said.

11/30/2014

Michael Nichols, 41; his wife Kennetha Purnell, 38; their son Matthew, 13; and their daughter Morgan, 11, all died in their home in Merrillville, apparent victims of carbon monoxide poisoning. (Photos supplied to CBS)

Family Of 4 Dies Of Apparent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In Merrillville

Police were called to the home Wednesday to conduct a well-being check, after relatives called to say they hadn’t heard from the family since Saturday.

10/16/2013