Man sustains serious injuries after he’s thrown out of moving train

When paramedics arrived on the scene, the man was lying next to the tracks.

FILE: Metrorail has yet to comment on the incident. Picture: ER24.

CAPE TOWN - A man has sustained serious injuries after he was reportedly thrown from a moving train near the Brackenfell station.

When paramedics arrived on the scene, the man was lying next to the tracks.

Metrorail has yet to comment.

ER24's Russel Meiring says, "On our assessment we discovered that the man sustained serious injuries to both his legs as well as one of his arms, leaving him in a serious condition."