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Pensioner allegedly jumped from Durban flat

A Durban pensioner is alleged to have jumped from a high rise building at the Durban beachfront over the Easter weekend.

According to KZN police spokesperson Captain Nqobile Gwala, it is alleged that on Sunday afternoon at around 1:30 pm a 70-year-old woman jumped from an apartment on Somtseu Road.

“She was declared dead at the scene and the circumstances surrounding the incident are being investigated,” said Gwala.

Meanwhile, a video following the woman’s death of the building were circulating on social media.

Facebook users expressed their condolences:

Muhammad Rahaman: Whoever she is she was someone’s mother may her soul rest in peace

Sumaya Khan: Absolutely heartbreaking. No one will know her reason behind this, whatever it was, I’m sure this was not an easy decision for her.

Alphia Naidoo: People need to check on the vulnerable during this lockdown, especially those living on their own. May her soul rest in perfect peace.

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Source: IOL