Man killed in Highlands County generator accident, exposed to carbon monoxide

SEARING, Fla. (WFLA) – A man died after being exposed to carbon monoxide from a generator in Highlands County on Friday.

The generator was running in the 62-year-old man’s garage. A friend went to check on the man and found him at the home.

A man was severely burned in another generator accident in Avon Park.

No further information was immediately released.


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