Man hit by train in Despatch

2017-03-09 12:02

The South African Police Service in Despatch are investigating a case of culpable homicide after an unknown male (in his late forties) was hit by a train at about 19:30 last Thursday, 2 March.

The accident occurred on the railway tracks, close to Holland Street in Despatch.

The victim has not been identified as yet and he was wearing a pair of blue jeans, a black-and-white top with black shoes. The victim had no form of identification in his possession.

  • Anyone who might be missing a relative or might be able to assist with information is requested to contact SAPS Despatch on 041 933 8800, Crime Stop 08600 10111 or Crime Line 32211.

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