Sugarcreek Borough Man Dies Of Carbon Monoxide Exposure

February 14, 2013
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The death of a young Sugarcreek Borough man has been blamed on carbon monoxide exposure — the apparent result of faulty ventilation.

25 year-old Kevin Sayers, a Rocky Grove High School graduate, died Tuesday night at his home on Two Mile Run Road.   Sayers lived alone.  His body was found Wednesday by a family member.

Toxicology test results are pending, but the inital indication is that a vent pipe from a coal stove became dislodged, leading to the buildup of toxic fumes.

The Venango County Coroner’s office is investigating.

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