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iol.co.za
Man killed in KZN hit-and-runhe was hit by a car on the N2 in Southport, Port Shepstone in KwaZulu-Natal on
Man killed in KZN hit-and-run
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
he was hit by a car on the N2 in Southport, Port Shepstone in KwaZulu-Natal on Saturday morning, paramedics said. “When Netcare 911 paramedics arrived on [the] scene we found that the man had already died before our arrival at the scene because... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Eight pedestrians killed in KZN since start of weekendman had already died before our arrival at the scene because of the extensive i
Eight pedestrians killed in KZN since start of weekend
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
man had already died before our arrival at the scene because of the extensive injuries he sustained‚" said Athlenda Mathe‚ Netcare 911 spokesman. The man was declared dead on the scene. KwaZulu-Natal Emergency Medical Services spokesman Robert... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Durban accident leaves 1 deadWim Pretorius, News24 A 56-year-old man died after his car crashed in La Lucia
Durban accident leaves 1 dead
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
Wim Pretorius, News24 A 56-year-old man died after his car crashed in La Lucia, KZN. (Netcare 911, Supplied) La Lucia – A 56-year-old man died in a car crash in La Lucia, near Umhlanga, in KwaZulu-Natal on Friday morning. While the exact details... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Man critical after shipping container accidentforklift and the ground. Swift action by the man’s colleagues saw him removed f
Man critical after shipping container accident
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
forklift and the ground. Swift action by the man’s colleagues saw him removed from the wreckage.” The security company and Netcare 911 paramedic services were called to help. He said Netcare 911 paramedics worked for over 40 minutes to stabilise... Read more
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iol.co.za
Elderly man shot dead in bathroomPretoria – A 75-year-old man was shot dead in Pretoria on Wednesday morning, pa
Elderly man shot dead in bathroom
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Pretoria – A 75-year-old man was shot dead in Pretoria on Wednesday morning, paramedics said. Netcare 911 spokeswoman Athlenda Mathe said that when paramedics arrived at the Mamelodi house they found the man lying in his bathroom, having sustained a... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Man, 75, found shot dead in home– A 75-year-old man was killed after he was shot in his home in Mamelodi, Preto
Man, 75, found shot dead in home
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
– A 75-year-old man was killed after he was shot in his home in Mamelodi, Pretoria, on Wednesday. According to Netcare 911's Athlenda Mathe, the man was found in the bathroom of his home with a gunshot wound to his upper body. Mathe... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Benoni visitor dies after structure collapseON Wednesday 16 March at 9.05am Netcare 911 paramedics and their response vehic
Benoni visitor dies after structure collapse
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
ON Wednesday 16 March at 9.05am Netcare 911 paramedics and their response vehicle raced to the scene on a structural collapse at a residence in the Illovo Beach area. Reports from the scene indicate that a water tank on the roof of an outside toilet... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Two dead after foreign nationals clash in Garsfonteinspokesperson Captain Colette Weilbach. “The Basotho nationals responded and dr
Two dead after foreign nationals clash in Garsfontein
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
spokesperson Captain Colette Weilbach. “The Basotho nationals responded and drove their attackers out of the camp.” Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha said seven Basotho were treated for stab wounds and severe lacerations in Plastic... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Lesotho man dead, others injured in Pretoria East 'riot'on Sunday, Gauteng paramedics said. They were attacked in the Plastic View inf
Lesotho man dead, others injured in Pretoria East 'riot'
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
on Sunday, Gauteng paramedics said. They were attacked in the Plastic View informal settlement on Sunday afternoon, said Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha. He said the Lesotho nationals had stab wounds and severe lacerations. Six had minor... Read more
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Eye Witness News
JMPD officer dies in hospital after being knocked down by carhave to announce that we've lost an officer." He was in a critical condition l
JMPD officer dies in hospital after being knocked down by car
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
have to announce that we've lost an officer." He was in a critical condition late last night and later died in hospital. Netcare 911's Chris Botha says, "The Mercedes came down the highway and slammed into the officer and vehicle. The Mercedes... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
N3 closed after oil tanker, heavy goods truck collideone person was injured,” he said. Firefighters were extinguishing the blaze an
N3 closed after oil tanker, heavy goods truck collide
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
one person was injured,” he said. Firefighters were extinguishing the blaze and all emergency services were at the scene. Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha said paramedics and the fire services arrived at the scene and found the highway totally... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Metro cop knocked down after pulling over vehicleofficer was hit by a car after pulling over a vehicle at the Buccleuch Intercha
Metro cop knocked down after pulling over vehicle
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
officer was hit by a car after pulling over a vehicle at the Buccleuch Interchange on the N1 North on Saturday night, Netcare 911 has confirmed. Spokesperson Chris Botha said paramedics responded to the scene after receiving a call at... Read more
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iol.co.za
Ceiling of Pretoria eatery collapsesbe attended to by the paramedics. “The four were stabilised and taken to nearb
Ceiling of Pretoria eatery collapses
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
be attended to by the paramedics. “The four were stabilised and taken to nearby hospitals for further medical attention,”Netcare 911 spokesman Athlende Mathe said. Bakwena immediately took to social media to inform motorists using the highway of... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Three burn to death in Barberton crashKaveel Singh, News24 Three people burnt to death when a taxi and a car collide
Three burn to death in Barberton crash
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
Kaveel Singh, News24 Three people burnt to death when a taxi and a car collided in Barberton. (Netcare 911) Barberton – Three people burnt to death after two vehicles collided on the R38 in Barberton on Friday, paramedic services said. Netcare 911... Read more
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Eye Witness News
3 killed after car, taxi collide in Barbertonnight. The taxi burst into flames with three people trapped inside. One passen
3 killed after car, taxi collide in Barberton
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
night. The taxi burst into flames with three people trapped inside. One passenger managed to escape with minor injuries. Netcare 911's Chris Botha says the driver of the car was transported to hospital and is in a critical condition. "The... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Traffic redirected, 6 hurt in N1 Petroport roof collapseParts of the roof of a restaurant on the N1 near Pretoria collapsed, injuring 6
Traffic redirected, 6 hurt in N1 Petroport roof collapse
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
Parts of the roof of a restaurant on the N1 near Pretoria collapsed, injuring 6 people. (Netcare 911) Pretoria – Traffic on the N1 was being redirected after part of the roof collapsed in the Steers restaurant at the Petroport Panorama, north of... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Six people hurt at famous bridge restaurant near Carousel casinoAthlenda Mathe‚ spokesperson for Netcare 911 said they sustained minor injuries
Six people hurt at famous bridge restaurant near Carousel casino
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 9 days ago
Athlenda Mathe‚ spokesperson for Netcare 911 said they sustained minor injuries. “Two people refused hospital treatment‚ while four others were stabilised on scene and transported to various hospitals in the area for further medical care‚” Mathe... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Restaurant roof on N1 bridge collapsesParts of the roof of a restaurant on the N1 near Pretoria collapsed, injuring 6
Restaurant roof on N1 bridge collapses
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
Parts of the roof of a restaurant on the N1 near Pretoria collapsed, injuring 6 people. (Netcare 911) Pretoria - One worker and five customers have sustained mild injuries after a section of a roof at a restaurant collapsed, Netcare 911 said on... Read more
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Eye Witness News
25 treated in Polokwane after inhaling dangerous gascompany in Polokwane. The victims inhaled the colourless gas that is used for
25 treated in Polokwane after inhaling dangerous gas
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
company in Polokwane. The victims inhaled the colourless gas that is used for building materials and household products. Netcare 911’s Athlenda Mathe said, “Some individuals may experience adverse effects such as watery eyes, a burning sensation... Read more
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Eye Witness News
15 injured after taxi overturns on M1 Netcare 911’s Athlenda Mathe says the injured have been taken to hospital for
15 injured after taxi overturns on M1
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
Netcare 911’s Athlenda Mathe says the injured have been taken to hospital for further care. Picture: Twitter @ArriveAlive. taxi,taxi accident,taxi crash,taxi services JOHANNESBURG – Fifteen people have been... Read more
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iol.co.za
Three-old KZN boy killed by family’s pit bullsspokeswoman Nqobile Gwala confirmed the incident and said an inquest docket wou
Three-old KZN boy killed by family’s pit bulls
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
spokeswoman Nqobile Gwala confirmed the incident and said an inquest docket would be investigated by Umlazi police. Netcare 911 spokesman Chris Botha said: “Paramedics arrived at the residence and found the child lying on the kitchen floor... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Durban man, 65, survives being struck by boat 3 timesparamedics said. The boat capsized after one of its engines failed at Reunion
Durban man, 65, survives being struck by boat 3 times
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
paramedics said. The boat capsized after one of its engines failed at Reunion Beach near the Isipingo River around 14:00, Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha said. All the occupants fell overboard, but managed to right the boat... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Child killed by pit bullsshe said. Shangase‚ who was not there at the time of the incident‚ said the tw
Child killed by pit bulls
Daily Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
she said. Shangase‚ who was not there at the time of the incident‚ said the two dogs had been put down by the police. Netcare 911 spokesman Chris Botha said paramedics were called out to a dog bite incident in Umlazi where a boy was attacked... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Umlazi toddler mauled to death by a Pitbullof her family’s Umlazi home this morning. Paramedics found the child on the ki
Umlazi toddler mauled to death by a Pitbull
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
of her family’s Umlazi home this morning. Paramedics found the child on the kitchen floor when they arrived at the scene. Netcare 911’s Chris Botha said, “Tragically, he had severe mauling injuries on his entire body and he had died before our... Read more
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iafrica.com
Boy (3) mauled to death by pit bullUmlazi boy died after he was attacked by his family's pit bull terrier on Monda
Boy (3) mauled to death by pit bull
iafrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Umlazi boy died after he was attacked by his family's pit bull terrier on Monday. According to paramedics services, netcare 911, the boy was attacked in the garden at his home. When the paramedics arrived at the home, they found the boy in... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Umlazi child killed by pit bullNetcare 911 said paramedics called out to a dog bite incident arrived at a fami
Umlazi child killed by pit bull
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
Netcare 911 said paramedics called out to a dog bite incident arrived at a family home in Umlazi at 11:39 and found the child lying on the kitchen floor with “extensive injuries from the violent attack”. Reports from the scene indicated that the dog... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Body found in Coronation DamCoronation Dam in Krugersdorp on Thursday, paramedics said. A fisherman found
Body found in Coronation Dam
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
Coronation Dam in Krugersdorp on Thursday, paramedics said. A fisherman found the corpse and called police and paramedics, Netcare 911 spokesperson Athlenda Mathe said. Police divers recovered the body. Mathe said the man had been identified and... Read more
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iol.co.za
No booze for under 21s: a double-edged swordimpact will include the development and implementation of a national system of
No booze for under 21s: a double-edged sword
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
impact will include the development and implementation of a national system of identification by card at a point of sale. Netcare 911 spokesperson, Chris Botha, said while they saw a surge in alcohol-related accidents during the matric dance... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Man killed in Pretoria minibus crashparamedics said. The minibus struck another car before knocking the 42-year-ol
Man killed in Pretoria minibus crash
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 days ago
paramedics said. The minibus struck another car before knocking the 42-year-old man down at the corner of Bloed and Lillian Ngoyi streets around 07:30, Netcare 911 spokesperson Athlenda Mathe said. The cause of the accident was not... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Brave boy, 7, survives 3 hour tunnel ordeal after being sucked out of trainof a train near Durban. He was critically injured and crawled out of a tunnel w
Brave boy, 7, survives 3 hour tunnel ordeal after being sucked out of train
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 days ago
of a train near Durban. He was critically injured and crawled out of a tunnel where off road bikers found him. (Supplied, Netcare 911) Durban – A KwaZulu-Natal father has described how his brave seven-year-old son spent three harrowing hours in a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pilot 'cracking jokes' before ill-fated flightafter it crashed. The second one was alive but when the emergency services arri
Pilot 'cracking jokes' before ill-fated flight
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
after it crashed. The second one was alive but when the emergency services arrived he passed away,” said Skhosana. When Netcare 911 paramedics arrived on the scene, provincial emergency services were already initiating CPR. “We continued trying... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Pilot killed, passenger survives in 3rd plane crash in 2 dayson Thursday morning, paramedics said. They crashed shortly after take off, abo
Pilot killed, passenger survives in 3rd plane crash in 2 days
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
on Thursday morning, paramedics said. They crashed shortly after take off, about 1km from the airfield in Pretoria East, Netcare 911 spokesperson Athlenda Mathe said. Provincial EMS tried CPR to revive the man, but he was declared dead after 45... Read more
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Eye Witness News
1 man killed, 1 injured after aircraft crash in Pretoriathe plane went down at the Kitty Hawk Aerodrome earlier this morning. Paramedi
1 man killed, 1 injured after aircraft crash in Pretoria
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
the plane went down at the Kitty Hawk Aerodrome earlier this morning. Paramedics were on scene shortly after the crash. Netcare 911's Athlenda Mathe says, “When Netcare 911 paramedics arrived on scene, we found the provincial EMS already... Read more
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iol.co.za
Young boy 'sucked' out of trainwith serious injuries when he was “sucked out” of a train in a remote part of S
Young boy 'sucked' out of train
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
with serious injuries when he was “sucked out” of a train in a remote part of Shongweni on Wednesday. Chris Botha of Netcare 911 said paramedics received a call about a child who had been seriously injured after falling out of a train near... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'Brave' boy, 7, falls out of speeding train, manages to find helptrain, which departed from Devilwood train station, when the doors of the train
'Brave' boy, 7, falls out of speeding train, manages to find help
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
train, which departed from Devilwood train station, when the doors of the train were blocked from closing by commuters. Netcare 911’s Chris Botha said in a statement that the boy had apparently stood in the doorway when the train entered a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Botched armed robbery leaves two deadarmed robbery at Bosmont Café in Roodepoort, Netcare911 said on Wednesday. Ath
Botched armed robbery leaves two dead
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
armed robbery at Bosmont Café in Roodepoort, Netcare911 said on Wednesday. Athlenda Mathe, the Media Liaison Officer at Netcare 911 said paramedics responded to a shooting on Albertina Sisulu road in Florida, Roodepoort, on Tuesday... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Selfless service: Netcare angels to your rescuerescue. An icy wind blew while the chopper circled, and the injured climber an
Selfless service: Netcare angels to your rescue
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 18 days ago
rescue. An icy wind blew while the chopper circled, and the injured climber and rescue crews waited under a tree. If the Netcare 911 air ambulance hadn't been able to land, it would have taken us all night to evacuate the patient, a 72-year-old... Read more
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iol.co.za
Horse rescued afer 3 days in drainin Ekurhuleni on Tuesday after the animal had been lost for three days, stuck i
Horse rescued afer 3 days in drain
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
in Ekurhuleni on Tuesday after the animal had been lost for three days, stuck in a storm water drain inspection hole. Netcare 911 paramedics met SPCA officials and the SAPS’s Search and Rescue Unit in Kempton Park to rescue the horse that had... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Horse missing for three days rescued from holeowner contacted local authorities and an Urban Search and Rescue Team were disp
Horse missing for three days rescued from hole
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
owner contacted local authorities and an Urban Search and Rescue Team were dispatched to the area to rescue the horse, Netcare 911 spokesperson Athlenda Mathe said. “The team had to use a carborandum cutter, a concrete chainsaw, a generator, a... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Man killed, three injured in head on collisionthird passenger, sitting in the rear of the vehicle, was also seriously injured
Man killed, three injured in head on collision
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
third passenger, sitting in the rear of the vehicle, was also seriously injured. "The Durban Fire Department and Netcare 911 rescue unit worked together to free the trapped patients while paramedics worked to stabilise them," he... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Horse rescued after falling into stormwater drainhours to rescue a horse that had fallen into a stormwater drain in Tembisa, Joh
Horse rescued after falling into stormwater drain
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 19 days ago
hours to rescue a horse that had fallen into a stormwater drain in Tembisa, Johannesburg. Watch the heartwarming rescue. Netcare 911 spokesman Athlenda Mathe said the horse had been missing for three days. It was eventually found‚ trapped‚ by its... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
46 injured, traffic disrupted in Pretoria bus, truck crashHermanstad bus, truck crash. (Netcare 911) Pretoria - Forty-six people were in
46 injured, traffic disrupted in Pretoria bus, truck crash
News 24 South Africa / Posted 19 days ago
Hermanstad bus, truck crash. (Netcare 911) Pretoria - Forty-six people were injured when a bus and a truck collided on Es’kia Mphahlele Drive near the R80 in Hermanstad, Pretoria, on Tuesday, paramedics said. The bus fell onto its side after the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
46 injured in PTA bus crashinto a truck this morning and eventually landed on its side. All the injured h
46 injured in PTA bus crash
Eye Witness News / Posted 19 days ago
into a truck this morning and eventually landed on its side. All the injured have been taken to hospital for treatment. Netcare 911’s Athlenda Mathe says, “We can confirm that all the people were treated on scene and transported to various... Read more
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iol.co.za
Deaths, dramatic rescue in Durban floodsrocks, had collapsed and the rocks rolled down a slope and crashed into the tra
Deaths, dramatic rescue in Durban floods
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
rocks, had collapsed and the rocks rolled down a slope and crashed into the transit camp structures below. Chris Botha of Netcare 911 said: “A shout of joy was heard when they managed to pull the very traumatised boy from the rubble. “The... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Community rejoices after boy pulled from rubble – paramedicsunder the rubble of an informal residential structure that had collapsed while
Community rejoices after boy pulled from rubble – paramedics
News 24 South Africa / Posted 21 days ago
under the rubble of an informal residential structure that had collapsed while he was in it, paramedics said on Sunday. Netcare 911 spokesperson, Chris Botha, said at around 09:43 paramedics and firefighters responded to a structural collapse at... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Six people burnt when cooking spray container explodes at air showburnt on Saturday at the Zwartkops Airshow when a Spray and Cook bottle explode
Six people burnt when cooking spray container explodes at air show
Daily Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
burnt on Saturday at the Zwartkops Airshow when a Spray and Cook bottle exploded at a vendor stand during the show. Netcare 911 spokesman Chris Botha said the accident occurred shortly before noon. Six people were severely burnt after a can... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
6 treated for burns after Pretoria air show explosionafter a cooking spray bottle exploded at a vendor stand at the Swartkops air sh
6 treated for burns after Pretoria air show explosion
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
after a cooking spray bottle exploded at a vendor stand at the Swartkops air show on Saturday, paramedics have confirmed. Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha in a statement said paramedics had been standing by at the Pretoria event when the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
6 severely burnt after spray and cook can explodes in PTAto assist the victims who were near a vendor shop when the bottle blew up. The
6 severely burnt after spray and cook can explodes in PTA
Eye Witness News / Posted 22 days ago
to assist the victims who were near a vendor shop when the bottle blew up. The group has been rushed to nearby hospitals. Netcare 911's Chris Botha said, “A cook and spray bottle was placed too close to heat and it exploded at one of the vendors.... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Five injured as parents rush sick baby to hospitalwhen parents had to rush their 6-month-old baby to hospital after she was burnt
Five injured as parents rush sick baby to hospital
News 24 South Africa / Posted 23 days ago
when parents had to rush their 6-month-old baby to hospital after she was burnt by boiling water, paramedics said. Netcare 911 spokesperson, Chris Botha, said they collided with another vehicle in Mountain Rise. “Paramedics arrived at the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Taxi-war shoot-out mars new mall’s opening weekstarted firing at each other outside one of the mall’s entrances. “This led to
Taxi-war shoot-out mars new mall’s opening week
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
started firing at each other outside one of the mall’s entrances. “This led to two people sustaining injuries,” he said. Netcare 911 spokeswoman Athlenda Mathe said one of the stray bullets hit a bystander in the chest and she had to be airlifted... Read more
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