A six-year-old boy died after falling from the ninth floor of a building in central Johannesburg.  Picture: Netcare 911
A six-year-old boy died after falling from the ninth floor of a building in central Johannesburg. Picture: Netcare 911

Six-year-old boy falls to death from 9th floor of Joburg building

By ANA Reporter Time of article published Sep 1, 2018

Share this article:

Johannesburg - A six-year-old boy died after falling from the ninth floor of a building in central Johannesburg on Saturday morning, paramedics said.
  
Netcare 911 responded at 10.40am to reports of a person who had fallen from a height on Pritchard Street in Johannesburg, Netcare 911 spokesman Shawn Herbst said.

"Reports from the scene allege that a six-year-old male had fallen out a ninth floor window. The patient was assessed by an emergency care practitioner and found to have no signs of life; the patient was declared deceased on the scene. All necessary authorities were on scene to investigate," he said.

African News Agency/ANA

Share this article: