Operator slips down the conveyor belt, dies
In a tragic incident, a metal crusher operator died when he slipped into a crusher machinery unit while it was working.
The deceased was identified as Reji Joseph (38) of Edamala in Poonjar.
According to the police, Reji slipped when he tried to remove the rocks that got struck in the conveyor belt of the crusher unit.
Reji's body was found in the net where the crushed rubble's are collected.
His body was handed over to the relatives after post-mortem at Kottayam Medical College Hospital near here. The accident happened yesterday.
(Posted on 24-04-2014)