Local & Regional
Mon June 20, 2011
Oklahoma Heat Death
Enid, OK – Heat suspected in death of Enid woman at her home
ENID, Okla. (AP) Police in Enid say they believe heat played a role in the death of a woman whose body was found in the yard outside her home.
Police say the body of Brenda Nustvold was found shortly after 5 p.m. Saturday when the temperature was 99 degrees. Officers say neighbors had seen Nustvold working in the yard since about 9:30 a.m.
Police say Nustvold was in her mid-40s.
Sgt. Bryan Hart told the Enid News and Eagle that the body is being sent to the state medical examiner's office to confirm the cause of death.
Information from: Enid News & Eagle, http://www.enidnews.com
Copyright 2011 The Associated Press.