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Wal Mart evacuated because of carbon monoxide leak

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LAUREL, Md. - 250 people were evacuated from a Wal Mart in Laurel, MD this morning because of a carbon monoxide leak.

Anne Arundel County fire crews went to the Wal Mart at 3549 Russett Green East to treat an injured employee, that injury is not related to the CO leak. While at the scene, a portable carbon monoxide detector started to sound.

The store was evacuated for about two hours. The leak was traced to a heat/air unit on the roof.

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