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Yonkers PD Investigating Carbon Monoxide Incident

April 19, 2019 - 10:37 am

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Yonkers Police and Fire Department personnel are investigating a carbon monoxide incident in which 11 people were affected, authorities say.

City of Yonkers Emergency Responders were sent to an apartment on Coyle Place just before 8:30 a.m. Friday morning in response to reports of several unconscious people inside the premises.

Officers found 11 people suffering from symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning.

They were taken to local hospitals and trauma centers.

The building was evacuated and there are no other injuries reported currently.