Mother, daughter die after becoming trapped in sauna

A freak incident left two women trapped inside of a sauna, and the two ultimately died.

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A mother and daughter went into a sauna at their friends’ residence in the Czech Republic and became trapped inside when the handle of the sauna door came off, according to the Agence France-Presse.

A police spokeswoman told AFP that the owner of the sauna went to check on the pair after realizing they had been inside for too long and found them lying on the floor dead.

The mother, 65, and daughter, 45, spent approximately 90 minutes in the sauna and unsuccessfully attempted to break a window on the door before they passed away.

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