Newborn baby found alive in toilet at Krugersdorp mall

2017-05-05 15:07

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

Johannesburg – A newborn baby was found alive in a toilet at a mall in Krugersdorp on Friday, paramedics said.

ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said in a statement that paramedics were at the mall tending to a separate incident when they were alerted to the baby girl.

"Paramedics assessed the baby and found that she had sustained no visible injuries, although the umbilical cord was still attached. Paramedics tended to the baby and…transported her to the Yusuf Dadoo Hospital for further treatment," said Meiring.

He said the details surrounding the incident were not yet known but authorities were investigating.

Read more on:    johannesburg  |  babies
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.