Teen builder dies after crane accident
On the evening of August 8, the police received a report that a worker died at Khurd Group’s Khunnu Khoroolol’s construction site in the 5th khoroo of Khan-Uul District. When the police arrived at the scene, they discovered that a 17-year-old construction worker died due to a crane accident.
Police spokesperson M.Munkhtushig gave a report regarding the accident.
It was reported that a construction worker lost his life. Would you please elaborate on the matter?
When the rope of the lifting crane broke, 17-year-old citizen A was hit on the head, which killed him instantly. The victim used to be a citizen of the 11th khoroo of Songinokhairkhan District.
What was the victim’s cause of death?
While the crane was carrying a container, the rope broke and it fell on the head of the victim. The preliminary examinations determined this to be the cause of death. Right now, further investigation is being made.
Will the construction company be held accountable?
The company would be at fault for employing an underage citizen. This was also due to the weight lifted by the crane being over the standard limit.