Child rescued after being washed off rocks

KwaZulu-Natal: At 09H14 Sunday morning Netcare 911 responded to reports of a drowning at the Westbrook Beach North of Durban.

Reports indicate that an 08-year-old female was knocked off the rocks by a large and washed into the choppy surf.

Child rescued after being washed off rocks

The Ethekwini Lifeguards were quick to respond after noticing the child in distress.

She was pulled to shore where Lifeguards and C.E.R.T rendered first-aid.

The young girl was assessed on scene by a Netcare 911 Emergency Care Practitioner and once stabilised was transported by ambulance to the hospital for symptoms of non-fatal drowning.

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But the minister said they wanted Zuma to voice his concerns.

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