A lifeless person in district 9 was reported to the Zurich city police on Sunday morning. Despite the immediately initiated resuscitation measures by the rescue workers from the Zurich City Police and Protection & Rescue Zurich, only the death of the man could be determined.
According to previous knowledge, the man fell from a construction crane on Schneeglöggliweg in Altstetten. The circumstances and background are unclear and are now being clarified by the Public Prosecutor’s Office I for Serious Violent Crime, the Institute for Forensic Medicine and the Zurich Cantonal Police.
The investigations are going in all directions, as the Zurich city police write in a statement. Specialists from the Zurich Forensic Institute and the Zurich City Police were called in to secure comprehensive evidence. The police are looking for witnesses. (noo)