Woman sustains burn wounds falling into fire in Centurion

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ER24 was called to the Olievenhoutbosch police station just after 5am.

A woman, believed to be in her 30s, sustained burn wounds when she fell into a fire in Olievenhoutbosch in Centurion, Pretoria, early on Saturday morning, paramedics said.

ER24 was called to the Olievenhoutbosch police station just after 5am. Once there, they assessed the woman for her wounds. She sustained moderate burns, ER24 spokeswoman Ineke van Huyssteen said.

“It is believed that the woman was walking next to a fire where a group of people were seated. She allegedly fell backwards into the fire. She was transported to Kalafong Hospital for further medical care. The details surrounding the incident are not yet clear to our paramedics,” Van Huyssteen said.

– African News Agency (ANA)



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