Two hurt in carbon monoxide poisoning in Biggleswade

Two people were taken to hospital suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning on Sunday.

The crew at Biggleswade Community Fire station attended a small industrial unit in Gosforth Close, Sandy just after 5.20pm. They found a carbon monoxide leak due to an oven that was being used to heat the premises. Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a positive pressure fan and gas monitor to ventilate the property.