Child airlifted after being knocked down by taxi

Photo for illustrative purposes. (Photo: Pixabay)

A child, believed to be seven years old, is in a critical condition after being knocked over by a taxi on Oranje Street in Witpoortjie this past Friday (9 March).

At approximately 3.40pm, ER24 paramedics arrived at the scene of the accident and found a child with serious injuries.

Also Read: Teenager knocked off bicycle

The patient was airlifted to a nearby hospital by the ER24 and One Plan Medical Helicopter for further medical care.

The exact circumstances surrounding the incident were not yet known, but local authorities were on scene for further investigations.

Do you perhaps have more information pertaining to this story? Email us at [email protected] (remember to include your contact details) or phone us on 011 955 1130.

For free daily local news on the West Rand, also visit our sister newspaper websites 

Randfontein Herald

Krugersdorp News 

Get It Joburg West Magazine

Remember to visit our FacebookTwitter and Instagram pages to let your voice be heard!

  AUTHOR
Riaan van Zyl
Journalist

Latest News

COMMENTS

Top
Recommended Story x
Child critical after accident

Thanks for your referral. We have no doubt your friends will love our newsletter as much as you!

Don't forget to verify your email.

to our FREE newsletter
SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter.




SELECT your titles:

Krugersdorp News
Randfontein Herald
Roodepoort Record


Get regular news updates sent directly to your inbox.

Your source of local breaking news and trending stories from across the country.

Be a part of our growing community

1MILFacebook Fans
98KTwitter Followers
5MILMonthly Readers
12MILArticles Published Every Month
72Local Community Websites

SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter

SELECT your titles:

Krugersdorp News
Randfontein Herald
Roodepoort Record

Get regular news updates sent directly to you inbox.

Your source of local breaking news and trending stories from across the country.

Be a part of our growing community

Subscribe Here
1MILFacebook Fans
98KTwitter Followers
5MILMonthly Readers
12MILArticles Published Every Month
72Local Community Websites
Your details:


Your friends: