Widow of Postal Worker Says He Warned About Hot Weather

June 23, 2023

The haunting text messages a Texas postal worker sent to his wife before he died have emerged. Eugene Gates Jr. collapsed and later died while working during a heatwave. Prior to his death, the last text messages he sent to his wife warned her about the hot weather. Carla Gates says her husband was prepared for the heat, often taking a cooler of water and tea to stay hydrated. Inside Edition's Sibila Vargas has more.

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