Woman Dead After Falling from Balcony Engulfed in Smoke
Romania, An apartment, engulfed in flames, and a woman, caught in the thick smoke and flames of the apartment, saw the only escape being the balcony window.
After trying to get her hands on the edge of the balcony, she fell down from the sixth floor of the building.
The medical staff tried resuscitation maneuvers on the 57-year-old woman, being in cardio-respiratory arrest but the doctors declared the woman dead short time later.
She previously had left the burning apartment with her husband, but returned for her laptop. The clarifications were made by the woman's husband.
"I took her forward, she stayed behind and, unfortunately, without knowing it, she returned. Probably because of the fire, she couldn't go out and went to the balcony ", he said. Asked if there was anything important in the laptop, the man replied that his wife was an accountant, "she kept accounts".