Man dies after being hit by train in Roodepoort

By Chanice Jennike - 25 August 2019Views : 428


A 29-year-old man was killed after he was hit by a train in Roodepoort, Johannesburg. 

The incident occurred at Florida train station on Saturday morning. 

ER24 spokesperson Werner Vermaak said that the man died instantly after being hit by the train. 

When paramedics arrived on the scene, they found the man lying next to the tracks. Unfortunately, he was already dead.

Vermaak confirmed that the deceased sustained "severe injuries".