5 things to know for Monday in Pennsylvania
A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Monday:
HOTEL CLOSED AFTER CARBON MONOXIDE LEAK SENDS 30 TO HOSPITALS
Officials say a northeastern Pennsylvania hotel remains closed following a carbon monoxide leak that sent more than two dozen people to the hospital for treatment. Officials in Lackawanna County said more than 200 people were evacuated Sunday morning after a furnace leak at the Best Western Hotel in Dunmore. Officials say 30 people were taken to local hospitals, and one was transferred to a Philadelphia hospital while the rest were treated and released.
CENTRAL PA. STUDENT'S DEATH IN FALL AT CAMPUS CONSTRUCTION SITE PROBED
Police in central Pennsylvania say a Penn State freshman died from a fall at a construction site on campus over the weekend. The Centre Daily Times (http://bit.ly/1pwTY7T ) reports that the body of Jack Crean of Boalsburg was found Sunday morning at the HUB-Robeson Center construction site. Penn State spokeswoman Lisa Powers told the paper by email that he appeared to have fallen or jumped from a crane inside the secured site.
CHANGES MULLED TO POPULAR EASTERN PA. MUSIC FESTIVAL AFTER VIOLENT INCIDENTS
Officials in an eastern Pennsylvania city plan to consider changes to a popular annual music festival following several violent incidents at or near this year's events. Bethlehem Mayor Bob Donchez says officials will meet with Musikfest organizer ArtsQuest in the next few days and he will talk to merchants about shortening festival hours on Main Street. Brighter lighting in the area is also being considered. Council members are to meet next month to discuss how public safety was handled.
EMERGENCY CREWS SEARCH FOR MISSING CANOEIST ON CENTRAL PA. RIVER
Emergency crews in central Pennsylvania have been searching for a missing canoeist on the Susquehanna River. Police in York County say a couple in their 60s and their dog entered the river north of Riverfront Park near Marietta, but the canoe capsized in rough water south of the launch at about 3 p.m. Sunday. Police said only the dog was wearing a life vest, although there were other vests in the canoe. The woman and the dog were rescued but the man remained missing. His name hasn't been released.
PA MAN DIES AFTER APPARENT ASSAULT IN OCEAN CITY, MARYLAND
Police in Ocean City, Maryland, are investigating the death of a Pennsylvania man after he was apparently assaulted. City spokeswoman Jessica Waters says 37-year-old Justin Daniel Cancelliere (kan-sel-YARE'-ay) of North Whitehall, Pennsylvania, died of his injuries Sunday at Atlantic General Hospital. Ocean City Police were dispatched at 3:15 a.m. Sunday to the Plim Plaza hotel, where they found Cancelliere unconscious and unresponsive in the parking lot. An autopsy is planned.