The Clifford Hoyt Experience
Clifford Hoyt, age St, sundered serious
injuries in an automobile accident in 1999.
After he regained consciousness, he told a
terrified nurse that he had died and visited
Hell. He expounded on the tortures and
anguish he experienced in frightening
detail. He treatement
and was released.
Several weeks later, Hoyt’ s neighbors
complained to their landlord that strange
music was playing in his apartment at all
hours of the night. Upon investigating, the
building 's owner found Clifford in this
condition. Mr. Hoyt was still quite lucid
and protested when the landlord attempted
to eall the police. Concerned for the damage
done to his property, he took photographs
of the apartment, the image above
is an example. He left and contacted Mr.
H byt' s family, who contacted authorities.
Clifford claimed that . Hell
were still trying to capture him. He
explained that his body would burn
incessantly unless he played music to suare
the demons away. He would only leave the
house for short periods of time to get
minimal supplies, including large bloaks of
we to soothe the burning he felt as he tried