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According Levis Force, the coal miner named Shaista Khan went inside a coal mine but minutes later the mine filled with toxic gas, 'The mine workers didn't come out due to existence of toxic gas and suffocated to death.' Levies added.
A spokesman for the Royal Oman Police said: "Two children aged five and three suffocated to death after they were locked inside a vehicle in Saih Al Ula area in Jalan on Sunday afternoon."
After a heated argument, the defendant knocked her to the ground and suffocated her with his hands.
GUJRANWALA -- Two men suffocated to death due to accumulated smoke in a room in Satellite Town on Friday.
Three persons suffocated due to generator smoke in a poultry farm in Nowshera Virkan, Gujranwala.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Dozens of Palestinian students suffocated from gas inhalation on Sunday after Israeli forces fired teargas canisters outside a compound of schools in the village of Sebastia, North of Nablus in the West Bank, local sources said.
As supply resumed late night, gas accumulated in the room and suffocated her to death.
District South SSP Omar Shahid Hamid said that the one-time model had suffocated to death after setting some of her book ablaze.
A child suffocated to death in a school bus after the driver forgot to check if the vehicle was empty in Saudi Arabia on Sunday.
In August last over a dozen miners were killed in Sanjidi after a mine collapsed where as two others suffocated to death in an accident on September 2 in Much Tehsil of the province.
Basra (NINA) - A medical source confirmed that 10 demonstrators were suffocated on Wednesday by tear gas fired by security forces to disperse demonstrators in front of the building of Basra Province.