Fatal work accident of an influencer: Albert Dyrlund (22) wanted to shoot a video for his YouTube channel in the Italian Alps. While filming, the Dane stumbled and fell 200 meters!
According to the Italian television station “Rai”, the accident happened on Mount Seceda. A rescue helicopter was called, but the paramedics were unable to save Dyrlund. He was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. The Danish Foreign Ministry confirmed the death of the 22-year-old to the newspaper “Ekstra Bladet”.
Dyrlund’s mother Vibe Jørger Jensen told TV2 that her son had a fatal accident last Wednesday (July 28) in the Panascharte in South Tyrol. “We are in great sadness, but I want his fans to know,” she said, asking for privacy.
The Danish social media star had her own YouTube channel since 2016. In 2018 he played a young man in the film “Team Albert” who tries to finance his life with the help of YouTube. The comedy won the Audience Award at the Robert Awards, a Danish film and television award, in 2019.
Dyrlund had 236,000 Instagram followers, 173,000 YouTube subscribers and was known in his home country for his skits and music videos. He released his last clip on June 10th.