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Man dies in lift-shaft fall

72-year-old didn't realise elevator wasn't there

25 February, 16:14
Man dies in lift-shaft fall (ANSA) - Naples, February 25 - A man died after falling into a lift shaft near Naples Tuesday.

Beniamino Romano, 72, called the lift to the second floor of his apartment building at Torre Annunziata but it got stuck between the second and third floors, police said.

When the doors opened, Romano didn't see the elevator was not there, they said.

He fell five-six metres to his death.

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