Man rushed to hospital after carbon monoxide leak

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HOUSTON, Pa. —

A Washington County man was rushed to the hospital late Wednesday morning after a carbon monoxide leak in his house.

Authorities said the man and his son were inside their West Madison Street home in Houston when the man fell ill. The son didn’t have to go to the hospital.

A firefighter at the scene said he wanted to remind people to be careful and get their home heating systems checked.