Police: Rochester man dies from probable carbon monoxide poisoning

Authorities said a 61-year-old man died from probable carbon monoxide poisoning Thursday.

Posted: Mar 15, 2019 10:54 AM
Updated: Mar 15, 2019 10:55 AM

ROCHESTER, Minn. - Authorities said a 61-year-old man died from probable carbon monoxide poisoning Thursday.
Authorities responded to a medical call and a possible deceased person at 8:57 a.m. Thursday in the 1000 block of 11th St. SE and found the victim, 61-year-old Rodney Hanson, of Rochester.
While administering first aid, first responders noticed their carbon monoxide detectors began to go off.
Another man who was at the house, a 70-year-old man, was taken to the hospital.

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