Lewis Davies Short Biography
A British teacher Lewis Davies has died after suffering an epileptic seizure while staying in Cambodia on a working holiday.
Lewis, 26, had a fit in Phnom Penh, the country’s capital, in the early hours of December 18 and died after his heart stopped, despite receiving more than 30 minutes of CPR.
Mr Davies, who was epileptic, was travelling through Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia on a working holiday with his partner. The couple were teaching English as they travelled.
Lewis Davies Dies
Mr Davies also volunteered at the Atal y Fro Domestic Violence and Abuse Services and stood in the Vale of Glamorgan council elections for the Cadocward in 2012.
In a moving tribute to Mr Davies, the family said: ‘He loved music and playing the piano, as well as radio presenting, and he volunteered as a presenter at in Barry. His biggest dreams were to become a full time radio presenter.
Lewis Davies Key Points
- Lewis Davies, 26, suffered from epilepsy and had a fit in a hostel in Phnom Penh
- Davies, who was teaching as he travelled, received more than 30 minutes of CPR
- His family said that he ‘loved music’ and and that he ‘lived life to the fullest’
- The family are trying to raise money to have his body brought back to Wales