Malloy: 322 cases of CO poisoning in CT since storm

Gov. Dannel Malloy (D-Conn.) announced today that there have been hundreds of cases of carbon monoxide poisoning in the state since last weekend's nor'easter.Malloy said

HARTFORD - Gov. Dannel Malloy (D-Conn.) announced today that there have been hundreds of cases of carbon monoxide poisoning in the state since last weekend's nor'easter.Malloy said there have been 322 cases of carbon monoxide poisoning since the storm.He urged residents that are still without power to be careful if they use generators.The governor also said it is clear that the state must cut back trees and tree limbs that are near power lines, even if it is not a popular choice.Meanwhile, Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) and Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) were among six state lawmakers who called for a federal probe into Connecticut Light and Power's response to the storm.

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