Fort Meyer, FL- Five people were treated for carbon monoxide exposure after reportedly using a propane turkey fryer inside their home.
The incident happened just after 10 a.m. at 11423 Linda Loma.
Officials say using propane indoors is extremely dangerous.
“They are very lucky because it could’ve been fatal,” said Lauri McMahon, spokesperson for the Iona-McGregor Fire Department.
McMahon says the family was treated at Southwest Florida Regional Medical Center. All are expected to recover.