57-year-old Cane-harvester crushed to death by my motor lorry – 13th Dec 2012
December 13, 2012
The police are conducting investigations into the death of cane-harvester Asfar Ali, 57 years, of Cane Grove, ECD, which occurred at about 05:45hrs. today Thursday December 12, 2012, at the Enmore Estate Access Road, ECD.
Investigations revealed that the driver of a motor lorry on contract to the Enmore Estate was picking up workers to be transported to the Estate. It is reported that the driver was reversing along the roadway, when Asfar Ali jumped out of the tray of the vehicle. He fell in the process and was ran over by the motor lorry.
The driver of the vehicle is in police custody assisting with the investigations.