• Three Limpopo children drown in local swimming pool

    Three Limpopo children drown in local swimming pool0

    Three children have drowned in a local swimming pool in Tshituni Tsha Fhasi Village, Limpopo. The two girls and a boy, who live in the same street as the swimming pool, entered the property unnoticed late on Friday afternoon. It was only when the older brother of one of the children became concerned and searched

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  • Boy, 4, drowns in lagoon on Scottburgh Main Beach

    Boy, 4, drowns in lagoon on Scottburgh Main Beach0

    A four-year-old boy has drowned in a lagoon at Scottburgh Main Beach, KwaZulu-Natal paramedic services said on Friday. Netcare 911 spokesperson Shawn Herbst said the incident took place on Thursday. “Reports from the scene indicate that bystanders found a 4-year-old male floating in the water. Lifeguards were alerted who, once on scene, started CPR.” He

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  • Three men from same family drown while trying to save boy from KZN dam

    Three men from same family drown while trying to save boy from KZN dam0

    Durban – Three men, thought to be from the same family, drowned on Monday afternoon while saving an 11-year-old boy from the Utrecht Park dam in KwaZulu-Natal, paramedics have said. Utrecht is a small town in the northwest area of KwaZulu-Natal, about 45 kilometres from Newcastle. According to ER24’s provincial liaison, Ross Campbell, the child

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  • Girl, 8, drowns at Westville swimming pool

    Girl, 8, drowns at Westville swimming pool0

    Durban – An eight-year-old girl has drowned at the Westville swimming pool. According to Rescue Care operations director Garrith Jamieson, around 12:45pm they were alerted to the incident. “Upon arrival, we found that lifeguards had pulled the girl from the pool and had begun CPR on the girl. Immediately, advanced life support medics took over

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  • Woman drowns at Margate Beach0

    Durban – A woman has drowned at Margate beach on the South Coast on Thursday morning. According to Netcare 911 spokesperson Shawn Herbst they responded to the incident around 7:40am. “Reports from the scene indicate that an adult female believed to be in her thirties was rescued by Lifeguards who pulled her to shore. “On

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