73 Year-old Man Kills Himself And His Wife in Death Valley, Left a Note Stating the Reason

Death Valley
Death Valley

An elderly couple from Las Vegas was found dead earlier this month in Death Valley National Park, law enforcement officials said. 

The husband and wife were discovered on Jan. 13, according to the National Park Service, t

Paul Fischer, 73, called the Inyo County Sheriff’s Office to report that he had just killed his wife, 72-year-old Mary Fischer. He stated that he’d kill himself as well and told the 911 operator where to find them.

Fischer left a note in their car explaining that his wife was grappling with chronic health conditions.