Briefly: The Metro Area
Byline: THE WASHINGTON TIMES
State reports first hypothermia death
State health officials say the winter's first death due to hypothermia has been reported in Frederick County.
The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene said Thursday that a man age 65 or older had died. The death was confirmed between Dec. 18 and Dec. 24.
Officials say no other information will be released on the victim.
Fifteen hypothermia-related deaths occurred in Maryland during the 2011-2012 winter weather season.
21-year-old found dead in vehicle
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Publication information: Article title: Briefly: The Metro Area. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Washington Times (Washington, DC). Publication date: December 28, 2012. Page number: A11. © 2009 The Washington Times LLC. COPYRIGHT 2012 Gale Group.
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