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Icelander Dies in an Accident in Latvia

death-announcementsÁrni Freyr Gudmundsson, a 29-year-old Icelandic citizen, died in an accident in Riga, Latvia on Friday. The man, who was on a short vacation with his colleagues, was alone in the city center when the accident took place.

It is unclear how the accident occurred, but it appears as if he received an electric shock from a substation, Fréttabladid reports.

The Icelandic Ambassador to Finland will handle the case and assist the local police on its investigation. The man, who lived in Hafnarfjördur, leaves behind a fiancé, dv.is reports.

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