Woman falls to her death escaping violent protesters, China Mall, Durban

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Woman falls to her death escaping violent protesters, China Mall, Durban. Photo: Rescue Care
Woman falls to her death escaping violent protesters, China Mall, Durban. Photo: Rescue Care

According to Rescue Care’s Garrith Jamieson, on 25 March 2019, a female, believed to be about 45 years old, fell to her death when she plunged through the roof of a building at China Mall in Inanda Road, Durban. Jamieson said the female was allegedly trying to runaway from incensed protesters when the tragedy occurred.

She fell approx 3m to her death. Paramedics arrived to find her in a state of cardiac arrest. The patient sustained critical injuries and was declared deceased on scene. Paramedics are treating other patients. Two other males who were running away from protesters also fell through the roof and sustained serious injuries and are being treated by Rescue Care paramedics.

The scene at the mall on Inanda Road is extremely volatile and members of the public are urged to keep away and avoid the area. Inanda road has been blocked on both sides from NCP to China Mall. The people are striking and burning the roads. They have already attacked the BP Garage on 26 Palmfield Road.
Protest in Springfield park one security vehicle was also burned. The Saps were on scene as well as metro and pops

Info and pics: Rescue Care

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