Man killed following shootout with police
Photo by: ER24
Paramedics say one man was killed and another injured this afternoon following a shootout between authorities and suspects on the R558 in Protea Glen, Gauteng.
According to ER24 spokesperson, Russel Meiring, paramedics arrived on the scene at 10h03 to find the body of a man, believed to be in his 40s, lying on the side of the road.
Paramedics assessed the suspect and found that he had sustained a gunshot wound to his head and showed no signs of life.
Meiring says nothing could be done for him and he was declared dead on the scene.