[HOWICK] – Dogs attack woman leaving her seriously injured.
A 56-year-old woman was left seriously injured this morning after she was attacked by five dogs while walking along Berea Road in Howick in KwaZulu Natal.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 05h36 to find the woman seated on the side of the road. Another service was already in attendance assessing the patient.
Paramedics assessed the woman and found that she had sustained numerous bite wounds which left her in a serious condition.
The woman was treated for her injuries, and provided with pain-relief medication, before she was transported to Mediclinic Howick for urgent treatment.
The incident was reported to the local authorities.