[CRAIGHALL] – Pedestrian left critical after apparent hit-and-run.
A man, believed to be in his 30s, was left seriously injured this morning after an apparent hit-and run on Jan Smuts Drive in Craighall, Johannesburg.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene to find the man lying in the left-hand lane of the road.
Paramedics assessed the man and found that he had sustained numerous injuries and was in a critical condition. Paramedics treated the man and provided him with several advanced life support interventions. Once treated, the man was transported to Helen Joseph Hospital for urgent treatment.
Witnesses on scene said that the man had been knocked over by a taxi and dragged underneath. The taxi the apparently drove away.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.