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die in (something)

To die in a particular accident or situation. With the reckless way he drives, I won't be surprised to one day hear that he died in a fiery car wreck.
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die in something

to perish in a particular calamity or accident. They both died in an automobile accident. Wally did not want to die in the war.
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''My husband was a quiet man, but he's making a lot of noise right now,'' said Washington protest marcher Esaw Garner, widow of Eric Garner, 43, who died in July after being put in a chokehold by New York City police during an arrest for allegedly selling loose, untaxed cigarettes.
Many protesters expressed anger at not just the Garner decision, but a recent spate of events in which unarmed black men or boys died in police confrontations.
While most of these accidents did not claim any lives, 21 officers and sailors died in three mishaps, including that on INS Sindhurakshak.
Kolkata: An Indian Navy Commander died in an accident Friday on board a ship under construction at the Mazgaon dock in Mumbai.
Just weeks after two officers were killed in a fire on board the INS Sindhuratna, a naval officer has reportedly died in another naval accident.
Mumbai, Aug.31 ( ANI ): The Indian Navy on Saturday said it had identified the bodies of six sailors who had died in the August 14 INS Sindhurakshak submarine disaster through DNA match-ups.
A similar number died in the hours following the dispersal in clashes that took place between the Brotherhood and local residents in dozens of locations, in which armed Brotherhood protesters sought to terrorise the populace, paralyse state institutions and destroy their credibility.
"I regret to inform that Chief of Staff (Southern Naval Command), Rear Admiral SS Jamwal, died in an accidental firing at INS Dronacharya today (Wednesday)," Navy spokesman Commander PVS Satish was quoted as saying by an Indian television channel.
She was one of our brother Robert's carers, he had cerebral palsy, and sadly died in March 2002 aged 48.
The last nine emerged yesterday after the bodies of two women who died in the cave were removed, a police officer said.
On January 27, 1891, 109 miners died in an explosion at the Mammoth mine in Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania.
1967 Three American astronauts died in a fire which broke out aboard the spacecraft Apollo 1 during tests at Cape Kennedy.
The other, Carlos Ivan Boya, attempted to flee but collapsed and died in the yard outside.
He died in 1998 and not 1995 (Page 3, November 19).