[DOORNFONTEIN] – One killed, another critical when hit by train.
One person was killed and a man left critically injured on Friday night when they were struck by a train at the Doornfontein Train Station.
ER24 Services arrived on the scene at 21h00 to find a Provincial Services paramedic already in attendance.
One patient had already been pronounced dead on the scene by the Provincial Services.
The second patient, a man in his 40s, was found to have sustained several injuries and was in a critical condition.
The man was treated for his injuries and provided with advanced life support interventions before he was transported by ER24, with the aid of the Provincial Services Paramedic, to Charlotte Maxeke Hospital.
The exact details surrounding this incident are not known by our paramedics, but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.