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Protect yourself from dangers of carbon monoxide

A Prescott family escaped certain tragedy this past week when carbon monoxide crept into their home.Suspecting she had the flu, the mother went to Yavapai Regional Medical Center, where hospital staff determined she was suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning and called the Prescott Fire Department to check on the woman's home. Firefighters found low oxygen readings in the home and saw signs of carbon monoxide poisoning in all five family members.