The Tamaqua Fire Department responded to a smoke call at 424 Pine Street in Tamaqua after 12 a.m. on Sunday. When firefighters arrived they found the home at 424 Pine St filled with smoke and a dangerous amount of CO2. Reportedly, the CO2 count was lethal in the attic. The smoke resulted from a malfunctioning furnace. The fire department put fans at exits to both 424 and 426 Pine Street to help remove the smoke and CO2.
Malfunctioning furnace in Tamaqua
Monday, December 28, 2009