[PIETERMARITZBURG] 74-year-old man collapses at the entrance to retail store
ER24 paramedics were called to a major retail store in the Camps Drift area of Pietermaritzburg early this morning following the collapse of an elderly gentleman.
When our medics arrived on the scene, they found that staff had secured the area. The man showed no signs of life.
Medics initiated CPR along with advanced life support interventions. After approximately 20 minutes of CPR, he was showing signs of life and was rushed to Edendale Hospital.