Emergency lights recalled due to fire hazard

Posted at 10:12 AM, May 29, 2014
and last updated 2014-05-29 10:12:40-04

Lithonia Lighting is recalling about 1.7 million emergency lights due to a fire hazard, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.

The circuit board can overheat and cause the fixture to melt, catch fire, and ignite nearby items, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers.

Click here for the complete recall report from the CPSC.