Lansing firefighters overcome by fumes

June 16, 2011 3:26:36 PM PDT
Nine people- including five firefighters- were overcome by fumes at a south suburban Lansing home.

Emergency crews were called to the house to check out a report that someone was having trouble breathing.

When firefighters arrived, they also had trouble breathing and experienced skin irritation and sore throats. One had a rapid heartbeat.

The Lansing fire chief says no one will be allowed in the home until they determine the source of the fumes.

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