Two security guards injured in shooting incident in Kliptown , Soweto
A 46-year-old security guard and another in his 30s are in critical and serious conditions respectively after suffering gunshot wounds in Kliptown, Soweto this evening.
ER24 paramedics were escorted by the South African Police Service to the scene, arriving at 19:58 (30/05/2020). The two men were already being treated by other private EM services on a pedestrian bridge. The 46-year-old was found to have suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was in a critical condition. The other man had suffered a single gunshot wound and was in a serious condition. Both patients were treated using Advanced Life Support interventions before being transported to a private hospital in the area for further care.
The exact circumstances surrounding this incident are unknown to ER24.