Byline: Andani Matumba

06 May 2022

Pine Town – A driver of a light motor vehicle fatally shot during an attempted hijacking on Henderson Road in Pinetown at around 11H06 on Thursday afternoon, 06 May 2022.

According to Shawn Herbst of Netcare 911, medics responded to a shooting and upon their arrival at scene found that the patient was  in a critical condition  and was still in the vehicle.

Herbst further stated that due to the nature of the man’s injuries, the Netcare helicopter ambulance had to be activated to the scene and a full advanced life support resuscitation was initiated  sadly  the man’s condition rapidly deteriorated and he died at the scene.

Circumstances leading up to the incident will be investigated by the Pinetown SAPS who were on scene.