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Man dies in Cape Town building collapse

2012-02-02 17:13

Johannesburg - A man died after part of a building collapsed on him in Macassar, Cape Town on Thursday, paramedics said.

The 27-year-old man was digging a trench next to the building when he was crushed, ER24 spokesperson Andre Visser said.

Rescue workers managed to get him out, but he died on the scene.