Pompeii excavation unearths well-preserved bodies of two men
In Pompeii, Italy, the skeletal remains of water believed to have been a rich man and his male slave attempting to escape death from the eruption of Mount Vesuvius. Early 2000 years ago event discovered in Pompeii this, according to officials of the archaeological park. Parts of the skulls and bones of the two men were found during excavation of the ruins from what was once an elegant villa with a panoramic view of the Mediterranean Sea on the outskirts of the ancient Roman city destroyed by the volcano eruption. 79 80. It's the same area where a stable with the remains of three harnessed horses were excavated in 2017. Pompeii, officials said. The men apparently escaped the initial fall of ash from Mount Vesuvius Sense to come to a powerful volcanic blast that took place the next morning. The remains of the two victims lying next to each other on their backs were found in a layer of gray ash. At least 6.5 FT. Deep.