Man shot outside doctor’s rooms

2016-04-12 06:00

A SENIOR citizen was shot by unknown men on Friday night in Pinetown.

According to Netcare 911 paramedic Chris Botha paramedics received a call for a shooting outside a doctor’s rooms in Warwick Road, Pinetown.

“Reports from the scene indicate that the a 74-year-old man was being pushed in a wheelchair to his vehicle by two female family members. When they got to the vehicle they were approached by unknown men with a gun, the elderly man sustained two critical gun shot wounds.”

Paramedics arrived at the scene and found a doctor working on the critically wounded disabled man, the two females were not injured.

“Medics worked fervently to stabilise the critically wounded man before medics transported him to a specialised hospital in Durban for the care that he required,” added Botha.

Police are investigated the incident. - Supplied

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