Man killed by falling trailer

2013-09-19 00:00

A MAN in his late 20s suffered fatal injuries at a company in Wiltshire Road, Pinetown, after a trailer part he was working on fell on his head.

ER24 spokesperson Vanessa Jackson said it is believed that the victim was working at the back of the truck on the trailer part when it fell onto his head.

“The man was declared dead on the scene and no other injuries occurred in the incident”, said Jackson.

She added that the safety authorities at the company would conduct all necessary investigation into the cause of the incident.

The man’s remains were handed over to the local SAPS.

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