A carbon monoxide leak in a home in Capitol Heights early Monday sickened six children and two adults, officials say. A generator was found running in the home.
The Prince George’s County Fire Department responded to the 4900 block of Fable Street at about 2:20 a.m.
Six children and two adults were taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. One adult declined to be taken to a hospital.
Temperatures were in the 30s early Monday.
Generators should never be used indoors. Here are safety tips from the Red Cross.
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