SOUTH FARMINGDALE - Police say a person has suffered carbon monoxide poisoning while using a generator to power their home in South Farmingdale.

Firefighters responded to the home on Hyman Drive just after midnight.

Officials say it appears the homeowner was using a car battery to power a generator, possibly to run their air conditioning.

According to officials, one person was rushed to the hospital.

There is no word on the person's condition.