UPDATE: A man, believed to be in his 40s, was killed this morning during an alleged robbery outside a bank on Prospecton Road in Durban South, KwaZulu Natal.
At approximately 11h57, ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene and found the man lying in the parking lot. The man was being by a paramedic from VEMA.
Paramedics assessed the man and found that he was in a critical condition, having sustained a gunshot wound to his chest.
Treatment and advanced life support interventions were immediately initiated in an effort to stabilize the patient’s vital signs. After a few minutes, the patient’s vital signs diminished and CPR interventions were started.
Unfortunately, after 30 minutes, no vital signs returned and the man was pronounced dead.
The details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.
A business owner has been fatally shot during an armed robbery outside a bank in Prospecton a short while ago. Netcare 911 and SAPS were on scene together with Alpha Alarms Response Unit. It is believed that the robbers fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.