South Africa: Woman Seriously Injured in Stabbing Incident

30 April 2019

Schotsche Kloof — A woman, believed to in her 20s, sustained serious injuries following a stabbing in Schotsche Kloof in Cape Town this morning.

When ER24 paramedics arrived at the scene shortly before 11H00, they found another medical service along with the police and the fire department already in attendance.

Upon further assessment, the woman was found lying on the ground and being assessed by the medical service.

ER24 helped to stabilise the patient before she was transported to the hospital for further medical care.

It is believed that the woman was walking in the area before an alleged assailant assaulted her.

The exact circumstances surrounding the incident were not known to our paramedics, but police were on the scene for investigations.

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