News, Accidents, Robberies & Incidents | Kwa-Zulu Natal | Reaction Unit South Africa | Video: IPSS Medical Rescue
10 May 2018, Kwazulu-Natal: A man has died after his throat was slit during an attack on a mosque in Ottawa - Verulam.
According to Reaction Unit South Africa, the deceased was one of three people who were seriously injured after three men believed to be Egyptian nationals entered the mosque and repeatedly stabbed them before they set part of the mosque alight.
The suspects then fled in a white Hyundai Getz in the direction of Phoenix. Paramedics stabilised the injured men on scene before transporting them to hospital.
One of the injured men had succumb to his injuries and died shortly after arriving at hospital. Paramedics and doctors attempted to resuscitate him without success.