The car park where the man was found Tai Tong in Yuen Long in the New Territories. Photo: Google Maps

A 34-year-old man was found dead in a car parked at a barbecue site in Yuen Long in the New Territories on Wednesday morning.

At 9am, a 32-year-old woman who worked at the BBQ site on Tai Tong Shan Road called police after finding a man unconscious in a car in the outdoor carpark, Sing Pao reported.

When police and paramedics arrived, they found the man had died at the scene. A frying pan, burned charcoal, a can of beer and an energy drink were found in the car. No suicide note was found.

The man lived with his wife and six-year-old son in Yuen Long. It was reported that the couple had problems with their marriage, Headling Daily reported.

The man posted two messages at 4am on Wednesday on his Facebook page bidding farewell to his friends and apologizing to his parents.

The Samaritans run a 24-hour multilingual suicide prevention hotline +852 2896 0000 or emails can be sent to jo@samaritans.org.hk.

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