Child survives two-storey fall

2015-11-18 06:00

ON Friday at 5.57pm Netcare 911 paramedics received a call about an eight-year old child who had fallen from a two-storey building at a complex in Amanzimtoti.
Reports from the scene indicate that children were at the complex pool and the boy was on the balcony overlooking the pool when he fell and landed on the concrete next to the pool.

“Netcare 911 paramedics found the child on the ground in severe pain with obvious fractures. “Medics­ stabilised him before transporting him to a local hospital,” said Chris Botha, Netcare 911 media liaison­ officer.

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