Year: 1985 Source: American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology, v.6, no.3, (September 1985), p.233-239 SIEC No: 19880116

Two cases of suicide by inhalation of automobile exhaust are presented. In case 1, a note disclosed the victim’s mental state, the car’s inside conditions & toxic effects of exhaust. In case 2, a reconstruction experiment revealed important data for the investigation of the scene such as the size of vinyl hose, conditions of the connecting site of the hose with the exhaust pipe, etc. (K M)