Injured tour guide plucked from Magaliesberg mountaintop

2015-09-10 17:00
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Johannesburg - An injured tour guide was rescued from a mountain in Magaliesberg on Thursday, paramedics said.

"The team arrived at the mountain and with a great team effort managed to negotiate the rocky terrain to get to the patient," said Netcare911 spokesperson Chris Botha.

"After the patient was stabilised and immobilised on a trauma board, medics and rescue personnel had to carry her across the Rocky terrain to where the helicopter landed on top of the mountain." 

She was taken to hospital for treatment. 


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