Fumes from gas cooker kill elderly couple

An elderly couple who were found dead in their home by neighbors in the village of Diavato in Imathia, northern Greece, are believed to have been poisoned by gas from a small range used for cooking.

Police called to the scene by neighbors who entered the house and found the two elderly residents, both aged 87, lying on the ground, ascertained that their small gas cooker had been left on.