• Elevated levels of CO detected at Manchester, NH shopping plaza


    MANCHESTER, N.H. - Several people were evaluated in Manchester, New Hampshire Friday after a carbon monoxide monitor was triggered at a shopping plaza.

    Officials said they received a call around 10:30 Friday morning. When they arrived to the plaza on Willow St., they found elevated levels of carbon monoxide at several businesses.

    8 people said they felt ill and were evaluated for carbon monoxide poisoning - some of them did show elevated levels.

    After getting some fresh air, everyone was deemed healthy. Nobody was brought to the hospital.

    Officials found a heating unit producing elevated levels of carbon monoxide and it was shut down. Some businesses will remain without heat Friday afternoon while that unit is fixed.

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