Technician crushed to death in Jerusalem elevator shaft

A technician has died from injuries sustained when an elevator fell on him in Jerusalem’s Beit Hanina neighborhood, rescue services say.

The man, aged 40, was crushed by the elevator, while he was working in the shaft.

Fire and Rescue services rushed to the scene when the man was reported trapped, but paramedics were unable to revive him after he was removed from the elevator shaft.

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