Man found dead, hanging from door in Covenant emergency department

From the News-Gazette:

Local authorities are investigating the death of a man who was found hanging from a bedsheet in the Presence Covenant emergency department.

The victim, a 38-year-old man, was pronounced dead in the hospital’s emergency department at 12:12 p.m. Saturday, according to Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup.

The man was in one of the emergency department patient rooms and was found hanging from a door, Northrup said.

“Of course, they got him down and attempted to revive him before we were notified,” he said.

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