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One dies in accident at construction site in Oman

The heavy machinery operator was digging a building foundation when the accident occurred in Salalah, Oman

The expat labourer died after his machine deviated from its path. [Representational Image]
The expat labourer died after his machine deviated from its path. [Representational Image]

An expat construction labourer succumbed to injuries on a construction site in Oman's Salalah area. 

The heavy equipment operator was working on a JCB machine to dig a building foundation.

The machine deviated from its path and fell into a pit, residents of the area were quoted saying by Muscat Daily.

The report added the worker's colleagues said the machine "had developed a technical snag". 

 

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