MAN IS STILL MISSING AFTER HE WAS SWEPT AWAY IN A RIVER IN RIVERDALE, MEYERTON
Posted on: 04/03/2017

Emergency Services


MAN IS STILL MISSING AFTER HE WAS SWEPT AWAY IN A RIVER IN RIVERDALE, MEYERTON
ER24 Paramedics

A man is still missing after he was swept away in a river in Riverdale, Meyerton this morning.

Shortly after 11am paramedics from ER24 were alerted of the incident and made their way to the riverbank near Jan Neethling Street in Riverdale.

A group of people was found near the riverbank where they explained that the man went into the river as part of a ritual that was being held. Shortly after entering the river he was swept away by a strong current.



Police divers arrived on the scene and still searching the river for the man. ER24 paramedics are on standby at the site.



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