A carbon monoxide detector. (Credit: CBS)

Will Your Detector Protect You From Carbon Monoxide?

With enough exposure carbon monoxide can be deadly. We saw that last month in an Oak Brook home where one man died and seven women were sickened after a CO leak. When firefighters got there, levels were already at 1,000 parts per million.


This carbon-monoxide monitor helped alert Highwood fire officials during a call Monday. (CBS)

Carbon Monoxide Sends Four To Hospital

Four people were rushed to the hospital Monday after a north suburban dentist turned on the furnace in his office for the first time this season.