[NORTHCLIFF] – One killed, another injured in shootout.
One man was killed and another injured this evening following a shootout on Acacia Road in Northcliff.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 19h55 to find the local authorities and security services already in attendance.
On inspection, paramedics found an SUV on the side of the road against a tree. One man was found lying inside the vehicle while another was found lying outside the vehicle a few metres away.
Paramedics assessed the patients and found that the man inside the vehicle had already succumbed to his gunshot wounds. Nothing could be done for him and he was declared dead on the scene.
The second man was assessed and found to have sustained a gunshot wound to the head. He was treated for his injuries and 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.