Emergency Service report this morning indicates that protesters trying to throw a burning tyre accidentally fell from a bridge in N14 and Centurion and died on the spot.

According to eyewitness reports, when ambulance arrived the scene the man had already burnt beyond recognition.

According to the ambulance driver, if it wasn’t for the protesters who mounted heavy road blocks, the ambulance would have arrived much earlier to rescue the victim and possibly rush him to the hospital.

Protesters are reported to be throwing bricks, rocks and other burning materials from the bridge on N14.