Watford City hotel under investigation for high CO2 levels

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WATFORD CITY, N.D. - A hotel in Watford City is under investigation after officers found a high level of carbon dioxide in the pool area, according to the Watford City Police Chief.

Saturday morning law enforcement responded to a 911 call at the Little Missouri Inn and Suites, where a child was ill at the pool. Medical and Fire department members also responded.

Officer's gas sensors picked up high levels of CO-2 in the pool area and the hotel was evacuated.

Those affected were evaluated and treated.

Officials vented the pool area and the cause is under investigation.