A man and woman were left critically injured this afternoon following a shooting on the M1 Highway near the Jan Smuts offramp in Parktown.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene to find another service already in attendance.
Upon closer inspection, paramedics found a man and woman lying in the middle of the highway.
Paramedics assessed the patients and found that the man had sustained several gunshot wounds to his abdomen and chest while the woman had sustained several gunshot wounds to her legs. Both were in a critical condition.
Paramedics treated the patients and provided them with advanced life support interventions. Once treated, the patients were transported to a private hospital for further treatment.
The details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.
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