04 Feb '11, 1am

This is tragic. Cyclone Yasi causes first death in Australia. The man asphyxiated while taking shelter.

This is tragic. Cyclone Yasi causes first death in Australia. The man asphyxiated while taking shelter.

He died from inhaling fumes from a diesel-powered generator he was using inside an unventilated room, where he was sheltering from the storm, which cut power supplies. The man was not identified.

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/World/Story/STIS...

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