News24

Man walks 5km after being shot

2010-06-27 11:03

Johannesburg - A man was shot and wounded during a hijacking in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics said on Sunday.

The 36-year-old man was allegedly shot in the stomach during a hijacking on the R56 and walked 5km before collapsing outside his house, ER24 spokesperson Derrick Banks said.

The incident occurred on Saturday evening and the man was treated on the scene before being sent to Edendale hospital.