2 Jan 2018, Centurion: A 33-year-old man was left seriously injured when he was attacked with an axe outside his home in the Olievenhoutbosch informal settlement in Centurion.
ER24 Paramedics were called to the scene this morning by the local authorities. It is understood that the man had been attacked outside his home late last night. The man managed to crawl into his home and was only found early this morning.
Paramedics assessed the man and found that he had sustained numerous injuries, leaving him in a serious condition.
The man was treated for his injuries and provided with pain-relief medication before he was transported to a nearby provincial hospital for further treatment.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.