10 affected by carbon monoxide in DC

Carbon monoxide fumes sent seven construction workers to hospitals in the District Monday night, a D.C. fire department spokesman said.

A total of 10 people were affected at about 10 p.m. as they removed asbestos from from a building in the 500 block of 14th Street, department spokesman Lon Walls said.

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Of the seven taken to hospitals, six appeared to be in relatively good condition. One was more seriously affected, but he was expected to survive.

 
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