updated today 1:35 p.m
Saturday morning occupied the air rescuers in Ústí nad Labem with two serious events. An injured climber ended up in the hospital first, followed by the rapid transport of workers after a mass fall at the construction site in Litoměřice. This case is being investigated by the police.
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Helicopter hit when falling from scaffolding in Litoměřice.
| Photo: Deník/Karel Pech
In Litoměřice, on the morning of Saturday, September 3, three people fell from scaffolding in the area of the reconstructed brewery. Two people suffered serious injuries and were transported by ambulance to the Ústí trauma center. “One person suffered very serious injuries and was also airlifted to the Ústí trauma center,” Prokop Voleník, spokesman for the Ústí region’s medical rescuers, told Deník.
The police received a notification from the medical rescue service at 11 a.m. that a scaffolding had fallen on Tyršov náměstí in Litoměřice and that there were three injured people on the scene. Litomerice police officers arrived at the construction site and started the first operations. “Therefore, the legal qualifications have not yet been established. Criminal investigators will continue to look into the circumstances of the event,” regional police spokeswoman Miroslava Glogovská told Deník after noon.
Before that, a climber fell in Tiské stény. The man suffered very serious injuries and was airlifted to the Ústí trauma center.