Maritzburg: man falls to his death

2010-09-30 00:00

A CONSTRUCTION worker died in hospital after falling from a height in a factory in Pietermaritzburg yesterday afternoon.

It is believed that the man was working at a height and fell, although the exact circumstances of the incident are still being investigated.

Derrick Banks of ER24 said paramedics found the man lying on the floor, unresponsive.

“Paramedics rushed the man to Pietermaritzburg Medi-Clinic where trauma staff were waiting to take over.” Due to the severity of his injuries, the patient was declared dead.

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