5 workers overcome by carbon monoxide at Hammonton farm

(AP) - Five workers at a southern New Jerseyfarm were hospitalized Sunday after being overcome by carbonmonoxide fumes.Hammonton police say the five - whose names

HAMMONTON - (AP) - Five workers at a southern New Jerseyfarm were hospitalized Sunday after being overcome by carbonmonoxide fumes.

Hammonton police say the five - whose names were not released -were found outside a greenhouse on the farm around 8:20 a.m. Theywere taken to Virtua Berlin Hospital for treatment and wereexpected to fully recover.

The leak apparently was caused by a faulty heater or pipe in thegreenhouse on the Pine Road property, but officials say theinvestigation is ongoing.

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