Emiliano Sala and pilot suffered carbon monoxide poisoning before crash, report finds | ITV News

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Published on 14 Aug 2019, 17:53
Footballer Emiliano Sala was exposed to harmful levels of carbon monoxide before he was killed in a plane crash and it is likely his pilot was also affected, accident investigators said.

Tests on the striker’s body found enough evidence of the harmful gas to cause a heart attack, seizure or unconsciousness, an interim report by the Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) has outlined.

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