Crack in a residential furnace results in high levels of carbon monoxide



Reference number
II-1008594-2020 (#17049)

Location: Chilliwack

Regulated industry sector: Gas – natural gas

Incident overview

The resident woke up feeling dizzy and light-headed, believing it to be a health emergency.  Upon investigation, a crack in the furnace heat exchanger had resulted in carbon monoxide building up in the single-family residential home.


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