Is anyone to blame in the story of a man who lived in his chair for two years?
BELLAIRE,Ohio (By D.K. Wright, WTRF-TV) - Community reaction has been intense to our story about the morbidly obese man who spent two years in his chair.
Everyone is asking, "how could this happen?"
A man whose skin had fused to his chair, with bedsores, maggots and excrement everywhere. The description from the first responders was horrifying.
Now the 43-year-old Bellaire man has died according to our radio news partner WKKX.
Who is in charge of a case like this? First of all, is it a legal issue? A Belmont County legal authority says it appears that it is not.