Man killed in shooting at Krugersdorp home

A woman, believed to be his wife, was also critically wounded following the shooting this morning.

FILE: The injured woman was transported to a nearby hospital and is believed to be married to the deceased. Picture:

JOHANNESBURG - A man was killed and another person, believed to be his wife, was critically wounded following a shooting at a house in Krugersdorp on the West Rand.

Paramedics say they arrived at the scene this morning and found the man had already died.

Netcare 911's Athlenda Mathe says the exact details of the shooting are being investigated by police.

"The woman, who is in a critical condition, was stabilised on the scene. She was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital for further medical care. The incident happened this morning at about 8am."