PICS: Cop knocked down while directing traffic away from Jesus Dome blaze

2016-06-07 19:52

Durban – A police officer attempting to direct traffic at a fire at the Durban Christian Centre (DCC) Jesus Dome has been knocked down, paramedics said on Tuesday.

Speaking to News24 from the scene, RescueCare spokesperson Garrith Jamieson said the officer was knocked down by passing traffic.

“He is stable at the moment,” Jamieson said.

The Jesus Dome, a prominent structure located along the N3 on Garth Road caught fire earlier.

Jamieson previously told News24 that firemen managed to get into the structure as they attempted to douse the flames.

A significant portion of the structure has already been gutted, Jamieson said.

No injuries were reported.

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