A younger couple from Texas has reportedly handed away throughout a trip in Fiji, in accordance with members of their households.
Authorities notified David and Michelle Paul’s family members of the couple’s sudden dying. Well being officers are at the moment looking for a explanation for dying and consider a illness was on the root.
Tracey Calanog, the sister-in-law to the couple stated members of the family obtained the devastating name the day earlier than the couple deliberate on returning residence. A State Division official is confirming they’re monitoring the continued native investigation.
“We provide our sincerest condolences to the household on their loss. We’re carefully monitoring native authorities’ investigation into the reason for dying,” a division spokesperson stated. “We stand prepared to offer all acceptable consular help.”
Calanog instructed WFAA that the couple might have contracted an unknown virus sturdy sufficient to kill two wholesome younger folks. The flu has reportedly been dominated out as a doable explanation for dying. “They knew one thing was happening of their physique and have been capable of get to the hospital,” Calanog stated on Monday (June three).
The household says Michelle Paul died first and hospital staff instructed the household that they have been planning to move David Paul to Australia for additional therapy, however he handed away earlier than that was doable. “They have been planning a tremendous trip,” Calanog stated.
The couple’s stays reportedly can’t be returned to america till a explanation for dying is set.