A cleaning worker who lost his balance and fell on the concrete floor while cleaning the roof and water pipe of a 5-storey building in Gaziantep lost his life in the hospital he was taken to.
The incident took place in the Perilikaya District of Gaziantep’s Şahinbey district at noon yesterday. Allegedly, Murat Türkoğlu (37) working as a cleaner in an institution in Gaziantep lost his balance and fell onto the concrete floor while cleaning the roof and water drain pipe of a 5-storey building as an additional job.
Seriously injured, died in hospital
The unfortunate man, who was seriously injured after the disastrous event, was taken to the hospital by ambulance after the first intervention of the medical teams who came to the scene. Despite all the interventions made in the hospital, Türkoğlu could not be saved and died. Türkoğlu’s lifeless body was buried in Gaziantep Forensic Medicine Institute after the necessary procedures were carried out and handed over to his relatives.
It was learned that the investigation into the incident is continuing.