A tragic accident happened during the construction of a house in Kashubia. The man working in the trench was covered with earth. It was impossible to save him.
On the premises of a private property in Leszczynki, Sierakowice commune, a man working in the excavation at the construction site of a house was covered with earth. The tragedy happened on Thursday around 17.
The emergency services were immediately on the scene. As told to us by senior captain Marek Szwaba from the County Headquarters of the State Fire Service, the man was buried in a four-meter-deep hole.
Unfortunately, the location of the place where he stayed and the excavation took several hours. It was impossible to save him. – This is the first such event in a very long time. There was probably not a well-secured excavation site. The circumstances and reasons will be determined by the police – says Szwaba.
A Special Search and Rescue Group from Gdańsk and a helicopter from the Polish Medical Air Rescue were ordered to the site. The local residents also helped in the rescue operation and securing the excavation.
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