Acid thrown into woman’s face during hijacking

2017-07-26 22:08
(Supplied by ER24)

(Supplied by ER24)

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

Johannesburg – A woman had acid thrown into her face during an alleged hijacking in Maraisburg on Wednesday afternoon, paramedics said.

She sustained chemical burns to her face and chest and was taken to Helen Joseph Hospital in a serious condition, ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said in a statement.

She told paramedics she was parked outside a house, on The Triangle Road, when she had acid thrown into her face. Her assailants stole her car. A resident found her and helped her.

Authorities are investigating.

Read more on:    johannesburg  |  crime
NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
/News
Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.