Incidents December 2, 2020
[ORMONDE] – Two dead, another critical in shooting.
Two men were killed, and another left critically injured following a shooting on Xavier Road in Ormonde, south of Johannesburg.
At approximately 13h30 ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene to find the local authorities already in attendance. A light motor vehicle was found parked in the middle of the road riddled with numerous bullet holes.
On closer inspection, medics found two men in the front of the vehicle while a third man was found seated in the rear of the vehicle.
Medics assessed the men and found that the two in front had sustained numerous gunshot wounds and showed no signs of life while the man in the rear was in a critical condition.
Unfortunately, nothing could be done for the two men, and they were declared dead.
The third man was carefully extricated from the vehicle, treated for his injuries and provided with advanced life support interventions. After treatment, the man was transported to a nearby hospital for further care.
The details surrounding this incident are not yet known, but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.