After the Grind Here Right Now Prefest, which took place on November 9, 2019 in the AJZ railway embankment in Wermelskirchen, a 28-year-old co-organizer died as a result of a fall from the window.
As reported by "rp-online", the metal / punk festival was already over and the audience was on their way home when the 28-year-old fell out of the bathroom window on the first floor. According to the newspaper, the casualty was found around 2:30 in the morning and died in spite of resuscitation measures of the summoned rescue service still at the scene of the accident. A statement on the website of the AJZ Bahndamm states: "This terrible accident has shaken us to the core and we will keep the deceased in mind for a long time – Life is precious and every day unique and this terrible incident makes us feel painful We want to express our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased, the relatives and friends as well as the entire "Grind Here – Right Now" crew and wish them all the strength in this difficult time Helping to overcome the heavy loss. We want to turn grief and anger into energy and support the family, relatives and friends with the means at our disposal. In deep sadness – The entire team of the AJZ Bahndamm. "
Author: Alexandra Michels