East 6th Street building evacuated over carbon monoxide fears

Austin firefighters at Lone Star Food Services at 1409 E. 6th St. following possible carbon monoxide exposures on Sept. 26, 2017 (KXAN Photo)
Austin firefighters at Lone Star Food Services at 1409 E. 6th St. following possible carbon monoxide exposures on Sept. 26, 2017 (KXAN Photo)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Six people were taken to local hospitals for possible carbon monoxide exposure on East Sixth Street in east Austin, Austin-Travis County EMS reports.

Three ambulances were called to the scene of Lone Star Food Services at 1409 E. 6th St., near Navasota Street, which was evacuated.

EMS reports three patients were taken to Dell Seton Medical Center and three patients were taken to St. David’s Hospital.

Additional details weren’t immediately available.

Austin firefighters at Lone Star Food Services at 1409 E. 6th St. following possible carbon monoxide exposures on Sept. 26, 2017 (KXAN Photo)
Austin firefighters at Lone Star Food Services at 1409 E. 6th St. following possible carbon monoxide exposures on Sept. 26, 2017 (KXAN Photo)

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