Child critical after fall from a 6th floor flat on West Street in the Durban City centre

22 March 2019 | From Arrive Alive


A Six-year-old boy is in a critical condition after allegedly falling from a 6th floor flat on West Street in the Durban City centre just after 10am this morning.

Rescue Care Paramedics arrived on the scene to find a large crowd around the boy, another ambulance service was on the scene and busy treated the child. The child had sustained major injuries and was in a critical condition, Advanced Life Support Paramedics placed the child on a manual ventilator on the scene before rushing the child through to a nearby Hospital for the further care that the child required.

At this stage the events leading up to the child falling are unknown however Metro Police were on the scene and will be investigating further.

Kind Regards, 

Garrith Jamieson
Operations Director
 

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