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An expat from Italy died in a tragic accident in Jimbaran, Bali on Monday morning. 

37-year-old Italian, Stefano Lorenzi died Monday morning when he was attempting to fix a water pump on the roof of his villa and fell to his death. 

Lorenzi died when from the result of a serious head injury that occurred in the fall. 

“The victim’s head hit the concrete below the villa roof” South Kuta Police Chief, Yusak Agustinus Sooai told The Bali Sun.

The Italian man fell from the villa rood in Jimbaran
Paramedics dressed in personal protective equipment as precaution at the scene of the accident

The victim’s household assistant, Maria Juniati, told police she began working at the victim’s house at around 9:00 am. 

The assistant was cleaning the second floor of the house when Lorenzi told her with Google translate on his mobile phone that he was going up to the roof to work on the water pump. 

Around 10:35 pm, the assistant heard the voice of screaming for help and saw that many residents had gathered around where Lorenzi had fallen. 

man falls off roof in juimbaran

Local residents then reported the incident to the police. Paramedics and police arrived shortly after securing the area after as Lorenzi was pronounced dead at the scene. 

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Jimbaran is a popular destination in Bali for expats and tourists

The body of the victim was transferred to Sanglah Hospital in Denpasar.

“The victim was staying alone at the villa, while his wife was still in Italy,” said Yusak.

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