Police: Man killed by gas in Walmart parking lot in north Georgia

UPDATE 8:20 p.m.

Authorities say a man who died Saturday while being transported to a hospital for treatment of suspected gas poisoning in an Ohio Walmart parking lots was killed by a gas leak.

The Columbus Dispatch reports police responded to a call at a Walmart in the 800 block of West Main Street about 4:15 p.d.

Authorities said a man died after suffering from a possible gas leak and an officer smelled gas.

The man was taken to Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

An officer found the man on the ground and pronounced him dead at the scene.

The cause of death is under investigation.