GAUTENG WOMAN IN HER 40's WAS KILLED YESTERDAY AFTER SHE WAS ELECTROCUTED
Posted on: 17/03/2017

Emergency Services


GAUTENG WOMAN IN HER 40's WAS KILLED YESTERDAY AFTER SHE WAS ELECTROCUTED
ER24 Paramedics | Gauteng

A woman, believed to be in her 40s, was killed yesterday morning at her home in the Bophelong settlement in Gauteng.

ER24 paramedics were called to the scene by members of the community, who had rushed to the woman's aid.

Upon their arrival, paramedics found the woman lying inside her home, showing no signs of life.



Paramedics quickly assessed the woman and found that she had already succumbed to her injuries. Sadly, nothing could be done for the woman and she was declared dead on the scene.

It is believed that the woman had been attempting to fix a plug when she sustained the shock.

Members of the community came running to her aid when they heard her screams.


Local authorities were called to the scene to investigate the details surrounding this incident.

Russel Meiring, ER24 Spokesperson


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