Elderly resident dies while trying to escape his care home in Italy

Elderly resident dies while trying to escape his care home in Italy
Elderly resident dies while trying to escape his care home in Italy
Italian care home resident, 91, dies while trying to escape by lowering himself out of a window with a bedsheet tied around his waist A 91-year-old care-home resident has died while trying to escape his care home He tied his bedsheet around his waist and attempted to lower himself down from the window The director of the Italian retirement home said he was 'shocked by what has happened' with others citing loneliness as a possible motive for the escape

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The body of Mario Finotti was found dangling from the window of his carehome at around 6.30am on Tuesday after he tried to escape his by tying a bedsheet around his waist

The body of Mario Finotti was found dangling from the window of his carehome at around 6.30am on Tuesday after he tried to escape his by tying a bedsheet around his waist 

A 91-year-old man has died in an accident while trying to escape his care home in Italy by lowering himself out of a window with a bedsheet tied around his waist.

Elderly Mario Finotti was a resident at the Opera Pia Francesco Bottoni retirement home in Papozze, a town in the Italian region of Veneto.

He had tried to leave his room on the first floor by lowering himself from the window with a sheet he had tied around his waist.

Local Italian newspapers reported a slip may have caused a fatal compression of the lungs, killing him as he swung down.

Shift workers found his body dangling from the window at around 6.30am on Tuesday, according to local

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