A man was killed in Maastricht on Monday afternoon when the elevator he was in plummeted six floors. This happened around 5:00 p.m. during work on the former Sphinx building, De Limburger reports.
Emergency services tried to resuscitate the man, but it was to no avail. He died at the scene.
The Inspectorate for Social Affairs and Employment, the former Labor Inspectorate, is investigating the cause of the accident.