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Ship worker injured in Durban Harbour

by Selwyn Bergman
on 11 Oct 2007
Oceanography SA
Oceanography SA

A ship worker sustained serious injuries when he fell 15m down a ship hatch in Durban yesterday.

Chris Botha, spokesperson for Netcare 911, said that the man was unloading a ship when the accident took place. Specialised equipment had to be used to hoist the man out of the hatch, who was then rushed to St Augustine's Hospital.

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