DEATH

Man crushed in automatic dumpster was reaching in for medicines
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A 37-year-old man who was crushed to death in an automatic garbage dumpster in Alexandroupoli triggered the crushing mechanism when he reached too far into the bin and ignored the warning signal, the northern Greek city’s municipal authority said on Tuesday.


Worker injured in sawmill blast dies
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A 28-year-old sawmill worker died on Thursday less than a day after being badly injured in a blast while on the job in Grevena, northern Greece.


Victims of 2010 bank firebombing remembered
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Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou and other officials paid tribute to three bank workers who perished in a deadly firebomb attack in downtown Athens on May 5, 2010, during a riot after the country signed its first bailout deal with international creditors.

Body found in abandoned building
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The body of an unidentified dead man, aged between 40 and 50, was found in an abandoned building near the Thessaloniki “Makedonia” KTEL bus depot on Thursday. An early analysis of the scene suggests there was no foul play involved in his death.




Hospital fire in Covid-19 ward leaves 1 dead
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Fire broke out Wednesday morning in the Covid-19 ward of a hospital in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki, leaving one person dead and two seriously injured, firefighters said.


One dead after being hit by train
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A man was killed, and two others were injured after a train hit them on Tuesday in the northern city of Kilkis. According to information from the scene, the three men were on foot when they were struck by the cargo train at approximately 11.10 a.m.

One killed in Corinth events venue blast
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Authorities in Corinth have confirmed that at least one person was killed during a blast at an events hall in the northeastern Peloponnesian town in the early hours of Tuesday.

No sign of asphyxiation in death of 9-year-old
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An examination of tissue from the body of a 9-year-old girl who died at an Athens children’s hospital on January 28 did not find any signs of asphyxiation, according to the pathologist’s report submitted to the coroner’s office on Thursday.