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Wednesday, July 24, 2024

Fatal Accident at Kivik's Market

Published: 2024-07-07

A man has died after a market stall toppled at the Kivik's Market on Österlen.

The incident occurred at 4:18 PM on Friday, the first day of the market, possibly due to strong winds.

Police have cordoned off the area and are investigating the accident as involuntary manslaughter.

Two individuals were hospitalized; one succumbed to severe injuries.

Kivik's chapel will stay open tonight for those affected.