Man dies from freak accident while painting car in Houston

EMBED </>More Videos

Man dies after inhaling nitrogen gas at body shop. (KTRK)

A man has died after inhaling nitrogen gas while painting a car, the Harris County Sheriff's Office said.

According to deputies, the man hooked up a nitrogen pump instead of oxygen at the business on Veterans Memorial Drive.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Report a typo to the ABC13 staff

Related Topics:
death investigationHoustonHarris County
(Copyright ©2019 KTRK-TV. All Rights Reserved.)