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Man Dies In Sleep After Leaving Fans On When Temperatures Dropped

Man Dies In Sleep After Leaving Fans On When Temperatures Dropped

Men's Health, NEWS
Before heading to bed, a Thai man set up three fans on the floor of his room in order to stay cool. But the bedroom appliances would soon play a role in his death. Shortly after falling asleep, the fans caused his body temperature to drop dangerously low, eventually causing him to die from hypothermia. Sobathawee Boonkua’s body was discovered on November 3 by a local police officer and emergency workers at 8:30 AM, The Straits Times, an English-language newspaper in Singapore, reports. A medical examiner, who was also present at scene, said the temperature in Boonkua’s room dropped too low and caused him to go into shock. Hypothermia from cold bedrooms mainly occurs among babies, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). But Boonkua was 44 years old and previ