Man airlifted after being shot

2017-02-02 21:05
KZNEMS Chopper

KZNEMS Chopper

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

Durban – A man who was injured after being shot in a remote part of Port Shepstone had to be airlifted to hospital on Thursday, paramedic services said.

According to EMS spokesperson Robert Mckenzie, an emergency services helicopter had to land on a steep ridge between Bomela and Gamalakhe where the patient was located.

"The patient had been shot and needed to be airlifted due to his condition and the inaccessible area where the incident occurred."

Mckenzie said ground crew paramedics had to hike through difficult terrain to get to the patient. 

See video below.

Read more on:    durban  |  accidents

Inside News24


Matric Results are coming soon!

Notify me when results become available

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


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 network.