Man crushed to death in stone crusher machine in Palghar

Updated: Mar 07, 2019, 20:37 IST | Samiullah Khan

The deceased was cleaning the stone crusher and his co-worker Harishankar suddenly switched on the machine due to which Sanjay fell into the stone crusher's conveyor and was crushed to death

Man crushed to death in stone crusher machine in Palghar
Pic courtesy/ Hanif Patel

A 45-year-old man working at a stone crushing site in Boisar was allegedly crushed to death in a machine at Gundale village of Palghar district on Monday. The stone crusher owner has been booked in link with this case.

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According to the police, the deceased identified as Sanjay Ganeshkar was cleaning the stone crusher machine when his co-worker Harishankar suddenly switched it on due to which Sanjay fell into the conveyor and was crushed to death.

"His body parts were recovered from the machine. James Colaco, the owner of the stone crusher machine and worker Harishankar Umbarsada have been booked under IPC section 304 A (causing death by negligence) and further investigation is underway," said a police official from Boisar police station.

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