Bold fans hurt at Eastgate

2011-02-21 07:33

 Three soap opera fans were slightly injured when a crowd pushed and shoved to get a peek at three actors from The Bold and the Beautiful at the Eastgate shopping centre in Johannesburg, Beeld newspaper reported today.

An eight-year-old girl suffered a head injury, a 14-year-old girl had a knee injury and a 54-year-old woman sustained injuries to the wrist and leg on yesterday, said ER24 paramedic Tyrone van den Berg, who was on duty at the shopping centre on Johannesburg’s East Rand.

The three were injured when fans of the soapie stormed forward as three actors, Jacqueline MacInnes Wood, Brandon Beemer and Jack Wagner, walked into the shopping centre.

None of the injuries were serious.

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