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MAN, 36, FOUND DEAD IN HYPERBARIC CHAMBER

A 36-year-old man treating himself for severe headaches by spending time in a hyperbaric chamber died during a session Monday, Niagara Regional Police said.

The Pelham resident, whose name wasn't disclosed, had been treating himself for the past year in the device, commonly known as a decompression chamber, police said. He was in the chamber for about 25 minutes Monday when he apparently lost consciousness.

Paramedics were unable to revive him and he was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

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