CASTELFRANCO – Drama in Castelfranco lake: sub struck down by an illness. The tragedy took place this morning, November 28, shortly after half past twelve. The victim is Adriano Albertin, 75 years old from Selvazzano Dentro (Padua), he was with a group of enthusiasts with an instructor. He dived with his companions but at a certain point he would have accused a certain malaise, which prompted him to go back up. Once out of the water you are slumped to the ground, lifeless. There was no more heartbeat.
Bystanders, including a nurse who accompanied the group of Paduan divers, immediately tried to revive him, waiting for help: they practiced cardiac massage and used the defibrillator of the nearby restaurant, the Baita al Lago. ambulance, auto-medical and even the Treviso Emergency helicopter crashed. But any attempt to save him was in vain. The carabinieri also intervened on the scene of the tragedy and are now trying to reconstruct the exact dynamics.