Carbon Monoxide Detector
Fire crews were called to a home along the 100 block of West Airy Lane around 11 p.m. Saturday.
It’s called a silent killer. Every year more than 400 people die and thousands of people head to the emergency room after being exposed to carbon monoxide. It’s an odorless, tasteless gas. Many homeowners rely on detectors for protection. But 3 On Your Side’s Jim Donovan has a warning about them you can’t afford to miss.
More than a hundred guests were evacuated from the Best Western hotel in Concordville, Delaware County after a carbon monoxide leak was detected inside the building.
A family of three, including a young girl, was hospitalized overnight after carbon monoxide filled their home in Sicklerville, New Jersey.
Philadelphia’s Fire Commissioner is renewing his call for residents to have a carbon monoxide detector in their homes.