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Three dead, one injured in KZN shooting

Three dead, one injured

KwaZulu-Natal: At 11H42 Wednesday morning Netcare 911 responded to reports of a shooting on East Street in Taylor’s Halt near Pietermaritzburg.

Reports from the scene indicate that four adult males had sustained gunshot wounds.

Medics assessed three patients lying on the floor who had shown no signs of life and were sadly declared deceased on the scene.

A fourth patient was found some distance from the scene of the shooting with minor injuries after being grazed by a bullet.

Circumstances leading up to the incident will be investigated by the relevant authorities.

Shawn Herbst
Media Liaison Officer
Netcare Limited
Netcare 911

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Fire fighters

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Source – Shawn Herbst