ALTON, IL – Two people were taken to a hospital after they breathed in fumes from bug bombs activated in a room at the Hampton Inn And Suites on Homer Adams Pkwy Wednesday, The Telegraph reports.
Firefighters were called to the hotel after a fire alarm went off on the fourth floor of the hotel. By that time, smoke was visible from room 409.
The fourth floor was evacuated and the two victims were treated at the scene before they were taken to Alton Memorial Hospital. Their current condition is unclear at this time.
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