Drunk man dies of the cold in North
- Published: 3/01/2013 at 02:42 PM
- Online news:
A man died of hypothermia in front of a house in Muang district of Chiang Mai province overnight, a report said on Thursday.
The medical team said that Tarit Manan, 41, had been heavily intoxicated when last seen alive and had apparently decided to take a rest and then passed out. It was very cold overnight and his body went into shock and he died.
Witnesses told police that Tarit was a construction worker. He was seen drinking heavily at a bar on Wednesday night.
Police said the man was fully clothed and had no visible wounds. The body was sent to a hospital for further examination.