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Japan: Dying man’s vomit sickens more than 50 people

May 23, 2008

Don’t read this if you have a weak stomach It’s pretty gross.

“BEIJING, May 22 (Xinhuanet) — A Japanese farmer who committed suicide, vomited the pesticide he had consumed, while dying at a hospital, releasing toxic fumes that sickened more than 50 people, hospital officials said Thursday.

    Doctors were trying to pump the 34-year-old man’s stomach when he threw up, spraying his rescuers with chloropicrin, causing 54 doctors, nurses and patients to develop breathing problems and eye sores.”

Read the full story: here, if you dare.

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