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Man dies after becoming lodged in window

Cozumel, Q.R. — A man died over the weekend after becoming trapped in the window of a building.

Cozumel authorities received an emergency call at approximately 3:30 p.m. Saturday when someone reported a man stuck in a window. Police arrived along with CostaMed paramedics to find the man had already died as the likely result of cardiac arrest caused by serious injuries to the thorax and abdomen.

The 33-year-old man was tending to maintenance on the side of the window when he became lodged. Due to the metal frame, he suffered extensive internal damage. The Forensic Medical Service came to remove the body.