Booysens hit and run incident leaves man injured

A man was injured following an incident on Andrea Road near Booysens Road in Booysens, Johannesburg this afternoon.

Netcare 911 paramedics arrived at the scene and found a twenty-five-year-old man lying on a grass patch next to the side of the road.

The man verbalised that he was lying on the grass patch during his lunch break when a towing vehicle drove onto the grass patch and drove over the man. The vehicle continued to drive off following the incident.

Upon assessment of the injured man, paramedics found that the man had sustained serious injuries during the incident.

The injured man was treated at the scene, placed on a trauma board and transported to hospital for further medical care.

Exact detail surrounding the incident and preceding events will remain the subject of a police investigation.