Tragic accident at the construction site

05.12.2011
A tragic accident occurred this afternoon on the construction site for the new Berlin Brandenburg Airport.

A 44-year-old worker fell to his death while carrying out work next to the new terminal. Paramedics were called immediately but the injured man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The federal police and the department of occupational safety have launched an investigation into the cause of the accident. Berlin Airports deeply regret this tragic accident and wish to express their sincere condolences to the deceased’s family.

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Daniel Tolksdorf

Daniel Tolksdorf Spokesman

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