Incidents June 27, 2020
[KRUGERSDORP] One dead, one critical after an industrial incident
A 30-year-old man has died and his co-worker has suffered critical injuries following an industrial incident at a tanker truck company in Factoria, Krugersdorp, this morning.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 09:45 to find the two men on the ground in front of the tanker they are believed to have been working on. Advanced Life Support interventions were used to try and stabilise the critical 30-year-old, but unfortunately, his injuries were too severe and he died on the scene. The second man, also believed to be in his 30s, had suffered multiple fractures and also required Advanced Life Support interventions while being transported to Leratong Hospital for further treatment.
The exact details surrounding the incident are unknown to ER24, but the South African Police Services were on scene for further investigation.