Parma Police: Man dies from cold exposure

Parma Police: Man dies from cold exposure
Police say the body was found Friday near the Rock City Tavern on State Road in Parma. (Source: Google Maps)
Police say the body was found Friday near the Rock City Tavern on State Road in Parma. (Source: Google Maps)
Crews responding at the scene. (Source: Chris Morris)
Crews responding at the scene. (Source: Chris Morris)

PARMA, OH (WOIO) - Parma detectives are investigating after a body was found Friday afternoon near the Rock City Tavern at 5342 State Road in Parma.

Police say the 69-year-old male was drinking at the bar and they believe he left and passed out. Preliminary investigation shows he may have died from cold exposure.

The medical examiner will determine the cause of death.

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