Newborn baby girl found in Joburg veld

2018-04-17 17:40
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A newborn baby girl has been treated for hypothermia and dehydration after she was found in a veld in Mondeor, Johannesburg, on Tuesday.

ER24 paramedics were called to the scene, along Columbine Road, after patrolling police officers found the baby, ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said.

"The girl was treated by paramedics, and gradually warmed, before she was transported to a private hospital for further attention," he said.

Local authorities were on the scene and an investigation into the matter would be conducted.

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