Despatch police appeal for assistance after unknown man hit by train

MARCH 3, 2017
Despatch police appeal for assistance after unknown man hit by train

Detectives in Despatch have appealed to public to assist with any information that might assist them in their investigations after an unknown man was hit by a train at about 19:30 on Thursday night.

"The accident occurred on the railway tracks, close to Holland Street, Heuwelkruin, Despatch," said police spokesperson, Capt Gerda Swart.

"The victim was not identified. He was wearing a pair of blue jeans, black-and-white top and black shoes.

"The victim had no identification in his possession.

"Anyone who might be missing a relative or might be able to assist with information are requested to contact SAPS Despatch on 041 9338800."