Stowaways hiding in airplanes risk falling or freezing to death. But that doesn’t stop them from trying

(CNN)A man was sunbathing in his London garden when a body hit the ground feet away from him. People can die — and not only from falling Stowaways face countless risks throughout the entire flight. After sneaking into the wheel well of a plane — the most common method of stowing away –they can get crushed when the landing gear starts going in. There’s not much room; in many aircraft it’s even smaller than the trunk of a car. Things just get worse as the flight reaches higher altitudes. The oxygen levels become extremely low and stowaways struggle to keep conscious. During the flight, temperatures outside an airplane also drop dramatically. They can drop as low as 75 or 80 …