Two people were injured in a serious accident at a construction site in Cologne-Zündorf. A staircase collapsed in a building shell. One person remains to be rescued.
Cologne – While the start of the street carnival was being celebrated in many places in Cologne at 11:11 a.m., a serious accident occurred at a construction site in Zündorf (Porz district). A staircase collapsed in a shell there. According to the fire department, two people were injured.
Cologne-Zündorf: Serious accident on the construction site – one person has not yet been recovered
The emergency call reached the emergency services at 11:11 a.m. After the collapse of the stairs, one person was quickly rescued and transported to the hospital. The second seriously injured person could not be recovered from the rubble. You are currently about 2.5 meters deep in the building. “The rescue work is difficult because the area of application is in acute danger of collapsing,” says the fire brigade. The high-altitude rescue and the technical relief organization were requested to provide support. (bs) More news on the 24RHEIN homepage. Tip: Fair and independent information about what’s happening in NRW – subscribe to the free 24RHEIN newsletter here.