Durban man airlifted to hospital after being shot in the neck
KwaZulu-Natal: At 08H25 Monday morning Netcare 911 responded to reports of a shooting at a residence in Northcroft Phoenix North of Durban.
Reports from the scene indicate that an adult male sustained serious injuries after being shot in the neck.
Due to the nature of his injuries, a Netcare 911 helicopter ambulance was activated.
Security personnel from KZN VIP and Blue Security managed to secure a safe landing zone while the patient was being treated by Netcare 911 Emergency Care Practitioners, KZN EMS Paramedics and KZN VIP ambulance.
Once stabilised the patient was flown to a specialist facility.
Circumstances leading up to the incident are not known at the time of this release however the Phoenix SAPS is currently on scene and will be investigating.