23 May 2018, Heuweloord, Centurion: An 18-year-old woman was left critically injured this afternoon after she was attacked by three dogs at her residence in Heuweloord, Centurion.
ER24 Paramedics were called to the scene by members of the community, arriving at 12h44. On scene, paramedics found the woman lying next to the garage.
Members of the community had already managed to move the three dogs away from the patient.
Paramedics assessed the woman and found that she had sustained serious bite wounds to her head as well as her upper body, leaving her in a critical condition.
Treatment and advanced life support interventions were immediately initiated, in an effort to stabilise the patient’s vital signs. Once treated, the woman was transported to a nearby private hospital for urgent medical attention.
The relevant authorities were alerted to this incident.