Man dies after fall outside his home

Published: Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013 8:30 a.m. CDT

JOLIET (AP) – Police in the Chicago suburb of Joliet say they believe a man froze to death after falling outside his home.

The man’s body was found Sunday morning in his backyard.

Joliet Police Lt. Kevin LaBolle says authorities weren’t releasing the man’s name or age, but say he was elderly and lived alone. He said the man remained outside overnight.

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