A workers sustained serious head injuries when he fell eight metres from a lift platform in Mount Edgecombe, KwaZulu-Natal. Photo: Supplied by Netcare 911.
DURBAN - A worker sustained a serious head injury after falling eight metres from a service lift platform in Mount Edgecombe, north of Durban, on Thursday, the Netcare 911 private ambulance service said.

"The patient was found by security guards who had alerted emergency services," a statement from the ambulance service said.

"The 31-year-old male had sustained a serious head injury and a fracture of his arm."

Paramedics stabilised the man before transporting him to hospital.

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African News Agency (ANA)