Teenage boy dies after being hit by car in Eldorado Park

The scene where a teenage boy died after being struck by a car.

The scene where a teenage boy died after being struck by a car.

A teenage boy, thought to be around 15 years old, died after being knocked down by a car while seemingly crossing the N12 in Eldorado Park, Johannesburg, on Tuesday afternoon.

According to a statement, ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 14:43 to find the body of the boy lying in the centre median of the freeway and the damaged vehicle on the side of the road.

READ | 4 killed, 3 injured in Mpumalanga collision between truck and car

The boy showed no signs of life and was declared dead on the scene. The driver of the vehicle was shaken, but otherwise unharmed.

The scene was handed over to the South African Police Service for investigation.

Do you want to know more about this topic? Sign up for one of News24’s 33 newsletters to receive the information you want in your inbox. Special newsletters are available to subscribers.

We live in a world where facts and fiction get blurred

In times of uncertainty you need journalism you can
trust. For only R75 per month, you have access to
a world of in-depth analyses, investigative journalism,
top opinions and a range of features. Journalism
strengthens democracy. Invest in the future today.

Source link

قالب وردپرس