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Johannesburg - A man has been left critically injured after he was viciously attacked by six pit bull terriers in Honeydew, paramedics said on Wednesday.
The incident reportedly happened at a residence in Ruimsig on Wednesday afternoon.
ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at approximately 12pm to find several security members on the scene.
"On closer inspection paramedics found that a man, believed to be in his late 30s, was lying inside the garden area. Unfortunately, paramedics were unable to gain access to the patient.