A man, who tried to attack his ex-wife with a knife at a hospital in Turkey's northern province of Samsun, stabbed a doctor who tried to interfere in the incident, with an intention of helping the woman. But, the obstetrician lost her life as a result of the stabbing, since the knife hit her heart.
The incident occurred on Thursday, as Yusuf Demirbaş went to visit his ex-wife at the hospital where she was working. He attacked his ex-wife, Doctor Aynur Dağdemir could no longer watch the woman being physically assaulted, at which point she felt the urge to interfere. However, Demirtaş killed the doctor with a stab to her heart, after which he jumped from the fifth floor of the hospital, killing himself.