-

Crime1 Old man found dead after old hospital caught...

1 Old man found dead after old hospital caught fire, police investigate inquest
1

The old man was unfortunately certified dead at the scene by the medical personnel. The cause of the blaze is unknown at this stage and will be investigated.

The police in Mpumalanga are investigating an inquest docket to probe the tragic death of an old man, estimated to be 70-years-old, who was discovered after the fire that partly burnt the old Volksrust hospital today.

Twelve rooms in that regard where the elderly and unemployed people stayed were destroyed.

The emergency team comprising of police, ambulance as well as firefighters were summoned to the scene and discovered an old man inside one of the rooms motionless.

READ ALSO: SAPS Capacitate Complaints Centre to deal with reports of police brutality https://thebulletin.co.za/2020/05/28/saps-capacitate-complaints-centre/

The old man was unfortunately certified dead at the scene by the medical personnel. The cause of the blaze is unknown at this stage and will be investigated.

The Provincial Commissioner of South African Police Service in Mpumalanga, Lieutenant General Mondli Zuma has since conveyed his condolences to the family of the old man. 

Old man found dead after old hospital caught fire, police investigate inquest
he Provincial Commissioner of South African Police Service in Mpumalanga, Lieutenant General Mondli Zuma

READ ALSO: Police impersonator arrested https://www.saps.gov.za/newsroom/selnewsdetails.php?nid=26219

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

1 Old man found dead after old hospital caught fire, police investigate inquest

The old man was unfortunately certified dead at the scene by the medical personnel. The cause of the blaze is unknown at this stage and will be investigated.

- Advertisement -

Latest news

Hare vir Kanker

‘N groep dames her hulle hare afgesny en aan Cansa geskenk “n Paar vroue het die groot stap geneem om...

Rapist and Murderer sentenced to long jail time

PROVINCIAL COMMISSIONER WELCOMES TRIPLE LIFE SENTENCE PLUS 53 YEARS HANDED DOWN TO RAPIST AND MURDERER Nelspruit: 22 October 2021 –...

Spelling Bee by Friends of the Thistle Grove Library

The Friends of the Thistle Grove Library hosted their second Spelling Bee on Wednesday. Spelling Bee! What is it? A spelling...

Security guard and 2 more to appear in court

A SECURITY GUARD AND TWO SUSPECTS DUE TO APPEAR BEFORE COURT ON CHARGES RELATED TO ROBBERY Nelspruit: 21 October 2021...

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you