A tragic work accident occurred on Friday morning near the Traunstein Clinic.
A construction worker fell from a scaffolding from a great height.
Traunstein - On Friday morning there was a fatal work accident at the Traunstein Clinic.
A worker at a construction site near the main building fell from scaffolding and died of serious injuries on site.
Accident at the Traunstein Clinic: Worker falls while dismantling a scaffold
It was around 10:45 a.m. when the Traunstein Clinic * reported a serious accident at work to the police, they wrote in their press release.
A 36-year-old construction worker from Portugal who lives in Austria fell to the ground from a great height.
According to the first findings of the police, the man was busy dismantling the scaffolding when the accident occurred.
He succumbed to his serious injuries on site.
In the meantime, the Traunstein Criminal Police Department, in cooperation with the public prosecutor's office, has taken over the investigation of the accident.
It has not yet been possible to conclusively clarify how the accident came about.
The public prosecutor's office has commissioned an expert opinion to clarify this.
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