One man has died and four
others were injured this morning after an alleged shooting at a mall in
Roodepoort, west of Johannesburg.
ER24 spokesperson Russel
Meiring said, “On assessment, paramedics found that one man had sustained fatal
gunshot wounds in the incident. Unfortunately, nothing more could be done for
the patient and he was declared dead on the scene.”
“Four other patients were found on the scene
with various gunshot wounds, one of them critically injured. Paramedics began
their treatment of the patients and provided the critically injured patient with
advanced life support.” Meiring added.
While paramedics were
transporting the patients, one passed away.
The cause of the shooting is
not yet known but local authorities were on scene for further investigation.
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