A Metro Police officer was shot dead on the M7 motorway bound for Durban in the Hans Dittmann ramp Thursday morning.
ALS paramedics were called to the scene just after 7 am.
“After evaluation it was found that the officer had a fatal gunshot wound. Unfortunately, there was nothing the paramedics could do for the man and he was pronounced dead,” said a spokesperson for ALS Paramedics. Gareth jamison.
He said the details leading up to the shooting are not known at this point, but that police were present and would investigate further.