A 26-year-old man died on the spot electrocuted. The event took place in Piotrków Trybunalski (Lodz). Preliminary, unofficial findings show that the accident occurred when the 26-year-old crane operator started to extend the crane – then the device was supposed to hit the medium voltage line.
The incident took place around 10 am on a private property in Piotrków Trybunalski. Preliminary, unofficial findings show that a 26-year-old truck driver from HDS touched an element of the medium-voltage power line while extending the crane. Then the man was electrocuted.
The doctor pronounced him dead
Around 10 a.m., a report of a man electrocuted was received at the control station. After arriving at the scene, firefighters secured the area until the power ambulance arrived, and the injured man was taken care of by the medical rescue team. Unfortunately, the ambulance doctor confirmed the death of the 26-year-old – the press officer of the fire brigade in Piotrków Trybunalski, junior brigadier Wojciech Pawlikowski, told us.
The circumstances of the incident are being clarified by the police under the supervision of the district prosecutor’s office in Piotrków Trybunalski.
The event took place in Piotrków Trybunalski
Main photo source: KM PSP in Piotrków Trybunalski