Man dies in elevator of plastic factory

New Delhi: A 27-year-old man died while working in the elevator of a plastic factory in Narela area of Rohini, police said today.

Yesterday morning, police received a call that a person has been found dead in the elevator on the third floor of a plastic factory, a police official said.

After receiving the information a crime team and disaster management official were sent to the spot. The person was rushed to the hospital, where he was declared brought dead, the official said.

Investigations revealed that the elevator malfunctioned and started moving suddenly when the victim was working there and he got stuck, police said.

The deceased has been identified as Jaan Mohamad a resident of Kureni village in Narela, they said.