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Too Cold: Hypothermia To Blame For Death Of Elderly Parma Heights Woman

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Parma Heights, OH - Freezing conditions to blame for the death of an elderly Parma Heights woman.

A newspaper delivery man found Margaret Biers lying outside of her home around 4:45PM Tuesday afternoon.

The fire chief tells 19 Action News the 84-year-old was found behind her car that was parked in the garage.

Groceries were in the vehicle's trunk and her receipt was time stamped at 4:45PM Monday afternoon.

Biers was transported to Metro where she was pronounced dead.

The coroner's office says Biers died of cardiac arrest brought on by hypothermia.

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