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Dad Finds Wife, Daughters and Dogs Unconscious in NY Home in Suspected Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Case

The father had left home at 5 a.m., then came back to find his entire family -- including his dogs -- unconscious

What to Know

  • A mom and her two daughters were found unconscious in an NY home Tuesday in a suspected case of carbon monoxide poisoning, officials say
  • The victims -- 14- and 16-year-old girls and their 54-year-old mom -- were taken to a hospital in serious condition
  • The kids' father came home to find his family unconscious; he called 911 and authorities are investigating carbon monoxide as a cause

Two teenage girls and their mother were pulled unconscious from a Rockland County home Tuesday in a suspected case of carbon monoxide poisoning, authorities say. 

The girls' father called 911 shortly before 11 a.m., saying he had just returned home and found his family -- along with his dogs -- blacked out. Cops responded to the home on Bolger Lane in Ramapo and found all of them unconscious.

The victims -- a 14-year-old girl, a 16-year-old girl and their 54-year-old mother were taken to Westchester County Medical Center in serious condition. The dogs were limp and had to be picked up and transfered to crates; they were taken to an animal hospital in unknown condition. 

Photos from the scene showed a major emergency presence. The investigation is ongoing, but authorities confirm they're looking into carbon monoxide as a cause. 

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