The group rented the room Sunday to celebrate one of teens' 19th birthday. They had planned to celebrate with fast food and McDonald's bags could be seen in the room, the Miami Herald reported. A Hialeah fire spokesman said a maid called on Monday after seeing people unconscious through a window.
They rented room to celebrate but left car running in garage. So he and four friends from their Little Haiti neighborhood rented a Hialeah motel room Sunday for a night of fun and fast food. The car they had driven — a red Kia Optima — was left running in the bottom-floor, single-car garage.
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So he and four friends from their Little Haiti neighborhood rented a Hialeah motel room Sunday for a night of fun and fast food. The car they had driven — a red Kia Optima — was left running in the bottom-floor, single-car garage. The door to the interior stairway leading to the room on the second floor was opened slightly, allowing the odorless, deadly fumes to seep upstairs. The car engine was still running when Hialeah police and firefighters arrived at the hotel Monday afternoon.
These are external links and will open in a new window. Five teenagers have died in a motel room in southern Florida, in a case of suspected carbon monoxide poisoning. The young men, aged 16 to 19, had left a car running in a garage below the room they had rented to celebrate one of the group's 19th birthday.
Five teenagers celebrating a friend's birthday have died from carbon monoxide poisoning after they left their car running in the garage beneath their Florida motel room. Their fully clothed bodies were found on and around the Hotel Presidente bed by a maid who peered through the window just hours later. Horror: A paramedic looks grim as he wheels the body of one of five teenage boys from a Florida motel room before waiting family and friends yesterday.
The Hotel Presidente in Hialeah, Fla. Five teenagers celebrating a friend's birthday inside a South Florida hotel room were accidentally killed by carbon monoxide from a running car, authorities said. A spokesman with the Hialeah Fire Department said a hotel maid called Monday after seeing people unconscious through a window at the Hotel Presidente near Miami International Airport.
AP — Five young men celebrating a birthday likely died due to carbon monoxide from a car they left running in a garage under their South Florida motel room, investigators said Tuesday. A maid called authorities Monday after seeing people unconscious through a window. Police spokesman Carl Zogby said the teenagers' deaths appear to be accidental, but that the Miami Dade Medical Examiner is investigating the cause.
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