Man dies after falling down 100m cliff

2011-10-14 11:05
Durban - A man was killed when he fell down a 100-metre cliff at Quarry Heights in KwaMashu on Thursday, paramedics said.

It was not clear how the man came to fall down the cliff, said Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha said.

Police and paramedics set up a system of ropes to lower one of the medics down to the man.

The man had died by the time he was reached.

Botha said it took two hours to retrieve the body.

Police would investigate further.

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