Slab severs boy’s fingers

2014-03-08 00:00

A 10-YEAR-OLD Durban boy lost parts of three fingers when a concrete slab fell on him yesterday afternoon.

He had been participating in the school athletics event at the King’s Park Athletics Stadium.

While he was playing on the one-metre concrete wall, the slab broke off the wall and fell on his right hand, severing his fingers.

ER24 paramedics who had been on stand-by treated the boy and rushed him to Addington Hospital.

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