8-year-old patient dies after ambulance is robbed

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Paramedics arrived on the scene to find that the passengers and driver had managed to free themselves, having broken and jumped out of the bus' windows.

Paramedics arrived on the scene to find that the passengers and driver had managed to free themselves, having broken and jumped out of the bus' windows.

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Paramedics arrived on the scene to find that the passengers and driver had managed to free themselves, having broken and jumped out of the bus' windows.

Paramedics arrived on the scene to find that the passengers and driver had managed to free themselves, having broken and jumped out of the bus' windows.

JOHANNESBURG – An eight-year-old boy was confirmed dead on Wednesday after the ambulance he was being transported in was ambushed on the N2 highway near Borcherds Quarry in Cape Town.

The ambulance, which was on its way to the Red Cross War Memorial Children&39;s Hospital, was held up by gunmen and robbed.

The child died at the Red Cross Children&39;s Hospital on Wednesday afternoon.