Child dragged by taxi loses his life

Shannon Hopkins
April 14, 2016
71 Shares 454 Views
1 Comments

A seven year old child lost his life on Wednesday afternoon on the R102 near Stanger, after he was knocked over by taxi.

The scholar was pinned underneath the taxi after being dragged down an embankment.

Upon arrival of IPSS Paramedics, the boy was found to be in a critical and unstable condition.

Advanced life support interventions were initiated before the young boy was extricated from beneath the vehicle.

Shortly after he was freed from under the vehicle, the child went into cardiac arrest. Paramedics worked feverently in an attempt to resuscitate him for more than 40 minutes; Sadly he succumbed to his injuries.

The South African Police were in attendance and will investigate further.

 

Featured photo: IPSS Medicsl Rescue

Comments

You may be interested

Truck and Vehicle collision on N2 leaves 1 dead
Ballito News
7 shares785 views
Ballito News
7 shares785 views

Truck and Vehicle collision on N2 leaves 1 dead

Administrator - Jun 19, 2017

A truck and light motor vehicle collided on the N2 before Zinkwazi earlier yesterday evening. As per eye witnesses the…

Fashion Fusion at LOL’s
Fashion
2 shares746 views
Fashion
2 shares746 views

Fashion Fusion at LOL’s

Administrator - Jun 06, 2017

Saturday the 3rd of June 2017 locals were treated to a fashion show and food fusion evening at Lol's Food…

5 Expensive items proving vanity above all
Buy
10 shares1,480 views
Buy
10 shares1,480 views

5 Expensive items proving vanity above all

Administrator - Jun 05, 2017

Everyone loves a little bit of luxury in their lives but some enjoy paying way too much for items that…

One Response

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

Time limit is exhausted. Please reload the CAPTCHA.