Elderly woman assaulted in farm attack
Durban - A woman was severely assaulted in a farm attack in Thornville, Pietermaritzburg, paramedics said on Friday.
“A 63-year-old female was critically injured in a farm attack in the Thornville area at around midnight,” Netcare 911 spokesman Chris Botha said in a statement.
“Netcare 911 paramedics arrived at the scene and found that the elderly lady had suffered burns and blunt trauma injuries.
“After she was stabilised on scene they transported her to a Netcare hospital for the care that she required.”
No further details were available. - Sapa