A man in his mid-50s died in a tobogganing accident in Sulitjelma Fjellandsby in Fauske-Nordland on Wednesday.
– He was heading down a steep slope and crashed into a wall. Rescue team tried their best to save his life without any success, said operations manager Kai Eriksen in Nordland police district to news agency NTB.
The man is not a Norwegian citizen or resident of Norway.
– We have requested assistance from NCIS to notify the families, and there is established a crisis team from Fauske, says Eriksen.
AMK alerted the police about the accident at 14:55 Wednesday afternoon.
Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today