Co-op City towers contaminated with Legionnaire's Disease bacteria

January 14, 2015 1:18 AM

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Co-op City towers contaminated with Legionnaire's Disease bacteria

A preliminary study from the city Health Department found bacteria in the north Bronx complex's cooling towers that can cause the potentially deadly sickness.

Potentially deadly bacteria has been found in a cooling tower at Co-op City, where eight residents have been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease, city officials announced on Tuesday.

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