Just after midnight Thursday, West Chatham Precinct Officers
found a woman and a 14-year-old, as well as a 7-year-old, unconscious in a
bedroom from apparent carbon monoxide fumes.
They are still in Memorial Health.
The house had no electricity service and someone put a
gasoline generator in a garage next to the bedroom to power an electrical
Police are warning people not to be creative when it comes
to heating your home.
Police find people resorting to all kinds of dangerous
alternative heating sources, including kerosene heaters and gasoline
Police are also reminding drivers to never turn on their
cars and leave them unattended.
This is the time of year when many drivers leave their cars
running to warm them up, but they leave themselves open as prime targets for thieves.
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