Elderly Ga. couple die after being stuck in elevator www.privateofficer.com
An elderly couple from St. Simmons Island, GA have died after being trapped in their elevator in their home in coastal Georgia. Glen County Police Matt Doering said.
The Chief says that investigators found no signs of fowl play.
An Autopsy will be performed at the state crime lab in Savannah to determine the cause of death.
Police found the bodies of Sherwood Wadsworth, 90 and Caroline, 89 his wife after a newspaper carrier called 911 because the papers had been piling up together.
The police had to break into the house. There appeared to be no signs of fowl play but they noticed an odor coming from the elevator door and found the Wadsworth trapped inside. Authorities say it appears that the couple had been dead for atleast 4 days.