Boy (7) knocked down outside Gauteng school
Paramedics found the boy lying on the side of Wilconsia Road, the vehicle which had hit him was parked a few meters away.
JOHANNESBURG – A seven-year-old boy is in a critical condition after he was knocked over by a car outside his school on Wilconsia Road in the Meyerton farms area.
Emergency services say they arrived on the scene to find the young boy lying on the side of the road, the vehicle which had hit him was parked a few meters away.
The boy sustained a serious head injury.
ER24's Russel Meiring says, “Treatment and advanced life support interventions were immediately initiated in an attempt to stabilise his vital signs. Once treated, the patient was transported to the Sebokeng Provincial Hospital for further care. Local authorities took the driver of the vehicle into custody for further investigation.”