Woman dies from exposure on Dutch park bench
Dutch police a passerby on Wednesday found the body of a 48-year-old woman who died of exposure on a park bench in a town north of Amsterdam after a severe cold snap.
The Hague--"It seems that the woman became ill and lost consciousness" in Purmerend, a police statement said.
"Investigations revealed that she died from hypothermia."
Police also reported that the body of a 73-year-old woman who died of exposure was found in a park in Groningen in the north of the country on Monday.
She had been reported missing from a hospice on Sunday.