[LYTTLETON] – Shooting at taxi rank leaves one dead, another injured.
One man was killed and another injured this morning following a shooting at a taxi rank at the Botha and Station Intersection in Lyttleton, Centurion.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at to 11h10 to find another service already in attendance, assessing a patient found on the pavement.
Assessment showed that the man, believed to be in his 30s, had sustained a gunshot wound to his chest and showed no signs of life. Nothing could be done for him and he was declared dead.
A second patient, a man in his 30s, was assessed and found to have sustained a minor flesh wound to his back. The man was treated for his injuries and was thereafter transported to a private hospital for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.