Durban - A 4-year-old Pietermaritzburg boy was seriously injured after he fell three-storeys at a residence in Westgate, Pietermaritzburg on Tuesday afternoon.
According to ER 24 spokesperson Russel Meiring, when paramedics arrived on the scene just before 2pm, they found the patient lying next to the building surrounded by community members.
"Paramedics assessed the patient and found that he had sustained numerous injuries and was in a serious condition.
"The boy was treated for his injuries and provided with pain-relief medication before he was transported to Edendale Provincial Hospital for urgent care."
He said details surrounding the incident were not known, but confirmed local authorities were on scene.