by Ebba Thornéus Erik Melin Jamshid Jamshidi
A man was trapped under a switchgear that raged in Vallentuna.
Rescue staff started life-saving efforts – but in the evening the police announced that his life could not be saved.
says Tommy Wållberg, management operator at the Stockholm Rescue Center.
According to the rescue service, the man was trapped under the masses.
– We have removed the person who was trapped, says Wållberg.
Despite his life-saving efforts, his life was not saved. At 21 o'clock, the police announced that the man had been declared dead. During the afternoon, a technical examination of the accident site was carried out.
– It is a serious accident, says Eva Nilsson of the Stockholm County Police.
The relatives of the injured person are informed of the death. According to police, he was 55 years old.
No one is suspected of crime.