All emergency services went to the scene and the LZS helicopter took off, unfortunately the man could not be revived
This morning around eleven o’clock, a tragic event took place in the forest near Hvožďany, which is a village located in the Domažlice district, located thirteen kilometers northwest of Domažlice and two kilometers west of Poběžovice. A tree fell on a man here.
All emergency services went to the scene immediately and the LZS helicopter took off from the airport in Línich. Resuscitation was unfortunately unsuccessful and the doctor had to declare the man dead. “For twenty minutes, the rescuers tried to restore the vital functions of a man born in 1980 with cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Unfortunately, the man suffered very serious injuries, from which he died on the spot. The doctor pronounced him dead and the coroner was called to the scene.” a spokeswoman for the rescue service told us.
The criminal police arrived at the scene and took over the investigation of the man’s death. “The initial investigation revealed that during the felling of the tree, it got stuck in the crowns of the trees, then came loose and then fell on the man,” a police spokeswoman told us about the case, saying that a forensic autopsy was ordered and criminal investigators are still working on the case.