- In Belgium Monday a man killed in security and maintenance work on a telecommunications tower in the town of Vielsalm, near the border with Luxembourg. The 42-year-old Frenchman had a fall of thirty meters, informed the mayor of Vielsalm.
The tower is owned by the RTBF, the French-language public service broadcasting in Belgium. The victim worked for the French company COTTEL-Réseaux, which deals with maintenance of telecom equipment. A colleague of the victim was in shock after the incident. How the accident could happen is still unclear.