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Party leads to methanol poisoning

A Trenčín party turned deadly when six friends drank water mixed with methanol.

Three out of the six died from drinking the concoction. One of the deceased, a 40-year-old man, was found dead the next morning. His sister, 36, died in her flat during the night. Another man, 56, was taken to a Trenčín hospital, where he died. A fourth man has been hospitalised and is in a stable condition.

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