Traumatised carer tells of dramatic escape from kidnappers in KZN’s Howick

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“I ran to save my life.”

These were the words of a 31-year-old carer who narrowly escaped being raped and murdered in Howick on Monday.

It was around 12.15 pm and she had just left her client’s home at the Eagle Ridge Estate on the Curry’s Post Road.

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