Dozens Hospitalized, 15 Children In Critical Condition, After Carbon Monoxide Leak At Motel In Winnipeg


Manitoba, Canada — First responders in Winnipeg say dozens of people were taken to a hospital Tuesday due to an apparent carbon monoxide leak at a hotel.

At least 46 people were transported from the Super 8 hotel — 3760 Portage Avenue.

Once on scene, crews detected CO of various levels throughout building, up to 385 parts per million.

The Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service reports 15 patients are in critical condition and at least five more are in unstable condition.

In total, 52 individuals and one dog were in the hotel at the time of the alarm. Winnipeg Animal Services attended to provide care for the dog.

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