[FOURWAYS] – Man left critical after falling through ceiling at a mall.
A man, believed to be in his 30s, was left critically injured this afternoon after he fell through a ceiling at a mall in Fourways.
ER24 Paramedics, along with Life Healthcare, arrived on the scene shortly after 12h30 to find the man lying on the ground surrounded by numerous bystanders.
Paramedics assessed the man and found he had sustained numerous injuries and was in a critical condition.
Paramedics began treating the man and providing him with advanced life support interventions.
During treatment, the man’s vital signs rapidly diminished. CPR and further advanced life support interventions were initiated. Fortunately, after some time, the man’s vital signs returned.
Once stable, the man was transported to Life Fourways Hospital for urgent treatment.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.