Diver injured as boat capsizes
Durban - A female diver from Gauteng was severely injured when a boat capsized in the Umkomaas River on Sunday afternoon, paramedics said.
“A Pretoria woman sustained serious head injuries while out on a diving trip at the Umkomaas river mouth,” said Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha.
He said a group of 11 divers were on a diving trip when the incident happened.
The diver was taken to the Netcare Kingsway Hospital for emergency treatment and was later transferred to the Netcare Umhlanga Hospital for specialised care.
- Were you there? Send us your eyewitness accounts