A man who was descending Mungolo hills in Machinga with a bag of charcoal on his shoulders fell and died after hitting a stone.
The man, aged 44, died as people rushed him to a hospital within the area of Traditional Authority Nkulaâ€™s area in the district.
Manuel Liule of Mwalija village in TA Malemiaâ€™s area in zomba district had just bought the bag of charcoal on Mungolo hills.
Machinga police spokesperson Constable Andrew Mayawo says the man fell head first and hit a stone.
Liule becomes the second to die at a site for illegal production of charcoal in the district this year alone.
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