According to ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring, a man and a two-year-old boy were critically injured after a shooting incident in Olievenhoutbosch, Centurion

“Upon arrival ER24 paramedics found one male patient had sustained gunshot wounds to his back and neck and was in a critical condition. Immediate Advanced life support interventions were performed in an effort to stabilise the patient,” he said.

“A second ER24 ambulance was on route the scene to provide assistance when they were flagged down by members of the public on the R55,” he said.

“Upon assessment the ER24 paramedics found a two-year-old had sustained a gunshot wound to the head and was in a critical condition.”