Woman critical after suffering heatstroke on Table Mountain

2015-12-31 17:38
(Picture: ER24)

(Picture: ER24)

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Cape Town – A woman was airlifted from Table Mountain in Cape Town after suffering heatstroke on Thursday.

She is in a critical condition.

According to ER24 spokesperson, Chitra Bodasing, rescue technicians from Metro Rescue went to where the 60-year-old woman was and SkyMed was dispatched to airlift the patient.

"Upon their arrival, they found that the woman was in a critical condition."

The woman was treated, stabilised and airlifted back down, where she was handed over to ER24 paramedics.

The paramedics treated and transported her to hospital.

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