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Ambulance vandalised in Alexandra township during medical call-out

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Ambulance vandalised in Alexandra

A Gauteng Emergency Medical Service ambulance was vandalised in Alexandra in Johannesburg on Sunday.

Kwara Kekana, spokesperson for health MEC Bandile Masuku, said the team had been deployed to the area to treat a patient.

Ambulance vandalised in Alexandra

“A Gauteng EMS team was treating a patient, the vehicle was vandalised while they were attending to a patient. No-one was hurt. Kekana said the MEC has condemned the incident and called for swift justice.

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Zweli Mkhize

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Source: Timeslive