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Question:

A man went to sleep and he turned off the light. The next day when he woke up there were many dead people due to his actions the night before?

Answer:

The man was a lighthouse keeper and when he turned the lights off the boats couldn’t see and crashed into the rocks.

Try another Brain Teaser:

A thief was brought before a king to receive his punishment. The king, feeling merciful, asked the thief how he would like to die. The thief told him, and the king let him go. How did the thief wish to die?