A trader died when he was crushed by a two-meter-high plasterboard or concrete fence that collapsed on Jalan Pejaten Raya, West Pejaten, Pasar Minggu, South Jakarta, Sunday (7/11) .
The head of Sector IX of the South Jakarta Fire and Rescue Subdepartment (Gulkarmat), Mr Arief, said the incident occurred around 2:55 p.m. WIB. He said that at that time Jaeni (36) and Lendra (38) who were selling were crushed by the wall.
“They were selling, it was raining a lot, and the ground inside the pager was higher than on the road. Maybe because there was erosion inside, the fence fell on the road. against traders, “said Arief, contacted, Sunday (7/11).
Sector IX Pasar Minggu, of the South Jakarta Fire and Rescue Agency, then deployed a 14-person rescue unit to evacuate the victims. Arief said Jaeni died in the incident. While Lendra suffered serious injuries and was unconscious. Both have now been evacuated to Siaga Raya Hospital in Pasar Minggu. (OL-15)