Man dies in tractor accident

2016-02-18 06:00

NETCARE 911 paramedics and their rescue unit responded to a tractor that had rolled down a mountain, leaving one person dead.

The incident occurred in the Braemer location near Southbroom on Wednesday.

Paramedics arrived at the scene and were guided to a remote area in a valley. Indications were that the tractor and trailer overturned on a steep hill, the man landed on the ground and the tractor rolled over him.

“The man died before our arrival due to the extensive injuries that he sustained,” said Netcare’s Chris Botha. - Netcare 911.

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