19-year-old vital after man who was shot useless whereas driving crashed into her yard


A person in his 50s was killed and a 19-year-old girl left critically injured in what paramedics described as a “freak incident” on Princess Street in Claremont, west of Johannesburg.

In keeping with ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring, paramedics arrived on the scene on Tuesday to search out gentle motorized vehicle had crashed by way of a fence and collided with a girl.

“Medics discovered a person mendacity within the driver’s seat of the car with a gunshot wound, whereas a 19-year-old girl was discovered mendacity within the backyard,” Meiring defined.

He stated paramedics assessed the sufferers and located that the driving force had already succumbed to his gunshot wound.

The girl was assessed and located to have quite a few accidents, leaving her in vital situation. She was handled and supplied with superior life help interventions earlier than she was transported to Helen Joseph Hospital for additional care.

Native authorities have been on the scene for additional investigations.

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