A report have confirmed that a deadly cobra had beaten a 3 year old girl whose dad is a farmer.

The sad incident took place at farm yard of her father near Citrusdal.

It was reported that the snake was lying in the same bed of the young girl, unknown to the little girl the deadly snake attacked her, leaving her battling with life.

The girl was quickly rushed to a near by hospital where she is been taken care off.

She currently on her life support machine.

In another news,

A 7-year-old boy is in a critical condition after he was knocked down by a mini-bus taxi on the old Vereeniging road in Alberton this afternoon.

ER24 Paramedics arrived on the scene at 14h53 to find the boy lying in the road and the taxi on the embankment.


The patient required Advanced Life Support interventions and was then transported to Thelle-Mogoerane Regional Hospital in nearby Vosloorus.

Metro police were on theĀ scene for further investigation.