A serious accident occurred on a construction site in Esch-sur-Alzette on Wednesday afternoon.

The police confirmed on Wednesday the death of a worker on a construction site located in rue Zénon Bernard in Esch-sur-Alzette.

According to preliminary information, the victim was working in a ditch when a landslide occurred. According to the police, a steel construction, which was supposed to secure the area, had collapsed under the pressure of the landslide.

The worker died at the scene of the accident. The public prosecutor's office was informed of the case and the Inspectorate of Labour and Mines (ITM) went to the site to draw up a report.

RTL

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