- Associated Press - Friday, February 19, 2016

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Authorities say the death of a woman in Milwaukee was caused by carbon monoxide.

The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office says the 53-yeer-old woman was pronounced dead at a north side residence about 7 a.m. Friday.

Investigators say a gas stove was being used to heat the home since a broken gas boiler had been shut off.

The woman’s name has not been released pending notification of relatives.

It’s the second death investigated by the medical examiner’s office involving the use of gas stoves to heat homes within the past few months.

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