Tragic accident at work in Munich: The caretaker of a department store got into a paper press and died in it. Any help came too late for the 68-year-old, as a spokesman for the fire department said, The man had been caught by the suddenly moving press shop on Tuesday afternoon while working on the machine. Other staff found the colleague and called for help immediately, but the emergency doctor could only determine the man's death.
The recovery of the body took three hours. Parts of the machine had to be dismantled, at the end the fire brigade pulled the press ram forward with the cable winch of an equipment truck. The colleague of the victim had to be given psychological care.