Gauteng man critical after allegedly being pushed off train

2016-02-23 08:00
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Vereeniging – A man was left in critical condition after allegedly being pushed off a train on Monday night.

According to ER24 spokesperson, Werner Vermaak, the incident happened near the Vereeniging train station.

The 23-year old man was found lying near the tracks with severe trauma to one of his legs.

"It is believed that commuters on the train saw what had happened and alerted railway security," Vermaak said.

The man was treated on the scene and stabilised before he was rushed off to Sebokeng Hospital for further medical care.

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