UPDATE: Bonanza Produce employees return to work

Knoxville (WVLT) - It's business as usal today for employees at Bonanza Produce where 34 people were overcome by carbon monoxide fumes Tuesday night.

Authorities say problems with a propane forklift caused the building to fill up with the toxic fumes.

Those affected were sent to six different hospitals here in Knoxville, most were treated and released.

The Knoxville Fire Department says the carbon monoxide was nearly ten times the level required for evacuation

KFD checked the building and gave the owners the all clear late Tuesday night.




 
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