7 April 2017, Brackenfell: A man was left seriously injured this week when he fell from a height onto a palisade fence at a business in Brackenfell in the Western Cape.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene and found the man lying next to a long fence inside the premises.
First aiders on scene had already begun to treat the man, who had sustained a serious injury to his right arm.
Paramedics immediately took over the treatment and provided the man with advanced life support intervention.
Once treated, the man was transported to a private hospital for further care.
It is believed that the man had lost his footing on the ladder, cause his fall.