Man bleeds to death on Joburg street

2016-09-11 10:46

Johannesburg – A 35-year-old man died on Saturday afternoon after he was stabbed on Oxford Road in Johannesburg.

Paramedics arrived at the scene to find the man lying on the side of the road with a trail of blood behind him.

ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said that the man was found to have sustained a fatal stab wound to his leg.

"Unfortunately, nothing could be done for the man and he was declared dead on the scene," he said.

Police were investigating the matter.


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