Cleaner Falls to Death at Olympic Stadium

Phnom Penh: A cleaner fell 20 meters on May 24, 2019, in the National Olympic Stadium, located in Veal Vong commune, Khan 7 Makara, Phnom Penh.

The victim’s body was identified as Sin Shim, a 23 year old man who was employed at the site.

According to reports he was up near the roof clearing away bats when he fell and broke through netting.

Police arrived and after the forensic examination, handed the body to the family for the traditional ceremonies.

Local press reports, staff at the stadium and cops seemed to be hiding information from the press (by ordering them away from the scene?).

However, it is not clear whether the case was an accident or suicide.

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