Man's body cut in half in Boksburg accident

2014-05-21 07:00
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Johannesburg - A man was killed after his body was cut in half when he was hit by a car in Boksburg on Tuesday evening, paramedics said.

The man was hit by the car at the intersection of Atlas and Finch roads in Boksburg.

"Paramedics discovered that [the] man had suffered fatal injuries after he was hit by a vehicle. His body had been severed in half from the impact," ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said in a statement.

"The man had also been dragged under the vehicle for some distance."

He was declared dead by paramedics at the scene.
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