KwaZulu-Natal: At 09H04 Wednesday morning Netcare 911 responded to reports of a drowning at a residence in Savanna Park, Klaarwater South West of Durban.
Reports from the scene alleged that a 7-year-old male had sustained injuries from a non-fatal drowning while being bathed.
The patient was found in a serious condition and was treated on scene by a Netcare 911 Emergency Care Practitioner.
Due to the nature of his injuries, a Netcare 911 Helicopter ambulance was activated to airlift the child to a specialist medical facility.
Traffic was severely affected as the road had to be closed to allow the helicopter to land.
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Gauteng: At 13H35 Wednesday afternoon Netcare 911 responded to reports of a collision on the R21 before the R25 offramp in Glen Marais Kempton Park on the East Rand.
Reports from the scene indicate that a light delivery vehicle and a heavy motor vehicle were involved in a collision. continue reading
Source – Shawn Herbst