PRESS RELEASE
 
10 February 2019
 
Man Dies after Falling From Cable Car at the Beachfront
 
EThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede has expressed her deepest condolences to the family of a 23-year old male who died after falling from the cable car at the Durban Beachfront Funworld yesterday, 09 February 2019.
 
Reports indicate that the young man was on the cable car when he allegedly stood up and subsequently fell onto a moving ride on the ground. He was rushed to Addington hospital where he passed away at around 19h00.
 
The matter has been handed over to the South African Police services for further investigation.
 
ENDS
 
Issued by the Mayor’s Parlour, for more information contact the Mayoral Spokesman, Mthunzi Gumede on 071 412 7701.
 
 
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