Seven people died while chasing 75 cents into a well

  • Seven people who climbed down a 16-foot-deep well in Cambodia in order to get back 75 cents, ended up losing their lives. Media reports indicate that the incident occurred in the province of Siem Reap yesterday, June 1. 

    Che Chhan, whose siblings and four neighbors died, mentioned that her youngest brother said that 75 cents was a huge amount for people like them. 

    According to a police officer, the victims died at the bottom of the well because of lack of oxygen. 

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