Dutch man electrocuted after falling in Hua Hin swimming pool
A 66 year old man from the Netherlands was killed last night when he apparently fell in a swimming pool and was electrocuted.
Hua Hin police found the lifeless body of Horst Holger Chilling face up floating in the pool behind his house on the R7 Road in Thap Tai sub district.
He was dressed only in black shorts. In the pool was a shrubbery pot and a hanging light.
The body was sent for detailed autopsy to Hua Hin hospital.
Police said that CCTV footage showed the victim standing around the pool. But he slipped and fell into the pool.
As he fell he grabbed the shrubbery pot and pulled it in with him along with the hanging light draped on the shrub. He was electrocuted.