[ISIPINGO] – Two dead, another critical following drowning incident.
Two men have died, and another left in a critical condition, following a drowning incident on Isipingo Main Beach in KwaZulu Natal, yesterday afternoon.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene shortly after 14h30 to find another service already in attendance.
Several life guards had already performed CPR on two men. Unfortunately, after some time, no vital signs returned and the men were declared dead.
A third man was found in a critical condition. Advanced life support paramedics from ER24 and another service immediately initiated treatment and advanced life support interventions. Once treated, the man was airlifted to Prince Mshiyeni Memorial Hospital by the AMS Medical Helicopter.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.