Nine injured in violent protest in Jet Park, Boksburg

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Nine injured in violent protest in Jet Park, Boksburg
Violent protest in Jet Park, Boksburg. Photo Netcare 911.

Gauteng: At 12H15 Friday afternoon Netcare 911 responded to reports of a patient with serious burns on Yaldwyn road in Jet Park, Boksburg.

Reports from the scene indicate that nine people sustained varying degrees of injuries related to violent protest action.

A security guard who was trapped in the mob had sustained serious burns and was found to be in a critical condition.

He was treated on scene by an Advanced life support paramedic and due to the seriousness of his injuries the Netcare 2 helicopter Air Ambulance was called to the scene.

All the patients were transported to hospital by various ambulance services for further treatment.

All necessary authorities were on scene to investigate.

Shawn Herbst
Media Liaison Officer
Netcare Limited
Netcare 911

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