Known as “Giovanni,” the 73-year-old died after a gas cylinder explosion brought down his house.
Rabat – Firefighters found the body of Mohammed Ez Zioui, a 73-year-old Moroccan man, under the ruins of a building that came down when a gas cylinder exploded on Tuesday in the town of Delia in Sicily, Italy, reported Canicatti Web on Wednesday.
Seguo News said his body is likely going to be buried in Morocco. Having lived in the village for 30 years, Ez Zioui was known as “Giovanni.” He used to sell bracelets, lighters, and watches.
Ez Zioui, a widower who two sons no longer lived with him, was alone at home when the cylinder exploded.
Mayor Gianfilippo Bancheri called the accident “a real tragedy that has left no one indifferent in the town.”