Woman in KZN set alight

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Durban - A KwaZulu-Natal woman from Umbumbulu sustained 50 percent burns across her body after being set alight, paramedics said on Friday.

“Exact detail to the cause of her being set alight will remain a subject for police investigation and comment,” said Netcare 911 spokesman Chris Botha in a statement.

He said paramedics found her in her house on Friday morning.

She was stabilised on the scene before being taken to the Prince Mshiyeni hospital for specialised care. - Sapa

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