The accident happened on Ceseta Mountain in Val Cordana, Italy. The Danish Foreign Ministry confirms the death of a Danish citizen in Italy.
The young, Danish YouTuber was on vacation in Italy when he planned to record a video there.
But above, everything went wrong.
– It was very unexpected and shocking
“It’s so different to wake up to the death of your favorite YouTuber from childhood. It was so unexpected and shocking. Congratulations to his family and friends. Be quiet Albert Tyrland», a fan writes on Twitter.
According to Italian media, the accident on the Forcella Bana trek took place far from the view of Ceseta in the mountains around Val Gardena in South Tyrol. The trekking route runs between two mountain peaks and consists of somewhat steep and rocky sections.
He was pronounced dead at the scene
A rescue helicopter attempted to enter the area but was blocked by dense fog.
Rescue crews were finally able to locate and retrieve Albert Tyrland. It happened when a doctor and a guard shot him from where he was found.
The 22-year-old was pronounced dead shortly after Danish media.
He was then taken to a hospital about 30 miles away.
– Very sad, he is only 22 years old
It is very sad to hear this today, the man who initially featured on YouTube in Denmark, died in an accident while on holiday in Italy. Definitely one of my favorite content creators in recent years. It’s very sad, he’s 22 years old, writes one of Tireland’s tens of thousands of followers.
Tyrland had 170,000 subscribers on YouTube and more than 200,000 followers on Instagram.
-The 22-year-old mother says we are in deep grief.
Several international media outlets have reported on the fall.