Man dies in freak accident at oil mill

The man was believed to be working when a conveyer belt fell on top of him.

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JOHANNESBURG - Netcare 911 says a man has died in what appears to be a freak accident at an oil mill company in Krugersdorp this morning.

The man was believed to be working when a conveyer belt fell on top of him.

Paramedics say they arrived on the scene to find that he had already succumbed to his injuries.

Spokesperson Athlenda Mathe says, "When Netcare 911 paramedics arrived on the scene, they found that the man had already died from the extensive injuries that he sustained. The incident happened this morning at about 10:15."