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Missing man – believed to have fallen into a crevasse after earthquakes

Since Wednesday morning (local time), a massive search has been underway for the man who is believed to have fallen into a crevasse in Grindavik.

The man was working to fill one of the cracks in the city. There are no eyewitnesses to the case, and it has not yet been confirmed that the man actually fell to the ground. His colleagues reported him missing, according to the newspaper News in you The man's work tools were found in the fissure.

Up to 40 people from the Icelandic Rescue Service are involved in the search, which has focused on the crack the man was working on. Morgunblaðið says Boogie Adolfsson From the local rescue service it is currently not possible to estimate the depth of the fissure.

Work on filling large cracks in Grindavík will be suspended in the coming days.