The blizzard claims more victims. Wednesday night into early Thursday morning, a homeless man in Timisoara, and one in Galati, died in cold, according to Realitatea.net. They lied dead in the cold for several hours before they were picked up by a medical crew. A number of 27 people died of cold weather this year. Over the past week, scores of people nationwide were admitted into hospital with cold-induced hypothermia or even coma.