A Five Year old boy was crushed to death in a lift Incident in Dharavi on Saturday afternoon. The boy, identified as Hozefa Shaikh, had taken the lift to his fourth floor home and while getting out of it, got stuck between its outer and inner doors.
The police registered an Accidental Death Report. The incident took place around 12:45 pm on Saturday. Hozefa Along with his sisters in the lift, in a building in Shahu Nagar area of Dharavi. As the lift reached the fourth floor, the two sisters, one elder, the other younger, stepped out of the lift’s sliding grill and a wooden door.
Before Shaikh could step out of the lift, he got Strucked between the wooden door that shut on him and the grill. At that point, the lift was Started Going down and as it moved, it crushed the five year old. Shaikh’s body was found in the lift shaft and locals informed his father Sarfaraz, a tailor by profession. Shaikh was Immediately rushed to the Sion hospital where he was declared dead.