A fatal accident on the streets of Boksburg has finaly claimed the life of a young man. Paramedics said a 32-year-old man was killed on Atlas Road in Boksburg on Friday.


Paramedics arrived on the scene at around 6pm and found the man trapped underneath a vehicle.All attempts made to rescue him proved abortive.


“Bystanders indicated that the man was still alive moments before paramedics arrived on the scene. They [paramedics] were unable to reach the man under the vehicle. The fire department lifted the motor vehicle and he was pulled out from underneath,” Paramedics spokesperson said.


“Upon assessment, paramedics found that he sustained multiple fatal injuries and there was nothing that they could do for him. He was declared dead on the scene.”


Police will investigate the circumstances and cause of the accident.