Teen fleeing dog runs into car

2013-10-15 00:00

A TEENAGE boy from Dawncliffe in Westville, who apparently ran into a passing car while trying to flee from a dog, is recovering at Life Entabeni hospital.

According to bystanders, the 14-year-old was running away from a dog that was chasing him in Westville Road when the accident occurred.

ER24 paramedics said that when they arrived on the scene, they found the boy with a possible head injury as well as an injured shoulder.

Spokesperson Werner Vermaak said the victim was stabilised before being taken to hospital.

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