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Worker dies after falling from 5 meters at Cretan hotel

Worker dies after falling from 5 meters at Cretan hotel

A 46-year-old lost his life in a workplace accident in the town of Stalida, near Iraklio in northern Crete on Tuesday morning.

The incident occurred during repair work at a hotel, when, under unclear circumstances, the man fell about 5 meters, hitting his head.

PAGNI hospital administrator Giorgos Halkiadakis told a local news website the worker died soon after arriving at the emergency room due to severe head injuries.