Thursday, 27. November 2014
01. 02. 13. - 15:00
A 25-year-old man who choked on his car exhaust fumes trying to keep himself warm after a night on the town, police in Surberg, Germany, believe.
Victim Martin Schneider had been dropped off by friends but didn't have his front door key.
So he climbed into his car in the garage and started the engine to warm up the heater.
"He was found dead by his father the following morning with the engine still running. He had been drinking and we believe he'd turned on the car to get warm. He fell asleep, and during the night asphyxiated on carbon monoxide fumes," said a police spokesman.
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