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Officials say improperly vented furnace led to man's death

A small memorial for Benedo Valdez, a Vista Peak apartment resident who is suspected to have died from carbon monoxide poisoning, sits outside an entrance to the apartments Thursday, November 1, 2012. Peak Vista apartments has been cited by Colorado Springs Utilities 14 times in the last five years for dangerous appliances. Photo by MICHAEL CIAGLO/The Gazette