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A 43-year-old man from Kosovo died in a construction site in Italy, it is suspected that he fell from a height

A 43-year-old Kosovar lost his life in a workplace in Tempio Pausiana, Italy. As reported by the Italian news agency "ANSA", he allegedly fell from a height on Saturday afternoon.

The prosecution has started investigating the case. Two colleagues of the deceased told reporters that he had gone to the workplace to talk to them and ask for money for shopping.

According to them, the Kosovar who was employed as a regular by the "Gimmy Edil" company, was on medical leave due to a previous accident and went only to meet two colleagues who were cleaning the building at that moment.

According to an initial investigation by the authorities, the Kosovar fell from a height of 10 meters, in the attic of the second floor of the structure.

"Inspectors are trying to reconstruct the dynamics of the accident: the body of the 43-year-old man may have been displaced after the fall, but all investigations are still ongoing and the autopsy will be awaited," ANSA said.

The chairman of Drenas, Ramiz Lladrovci, announced the case on his Facebook page and expressed his condolences. 

"Unexpected and sad news from Italy, Bashkim Bytyqi, accidentally lost his life in the workplace. Bytyqi family, comrades, friends and well-wishers of the Union, I express my sincerest condolences. Stay strong! Union in Arllat and beyond will be remembered for his sincerity, honesty and dedication to family and work. May the land of Kosovo be light!" - wrote Lladrovci on Facebook.