A South African triathlete was reportedly attacked with a chainsaw on Tuesday (Mar. 6).
Jackson said Gwala told him that the attackers sawed into his right calf (with a boring blade), damaging muscle, nerves and bone.
South African triathlete Mhlengi Gwala
A South African Police Service spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Thulani Zwani said: "A case of attempted murder was opened at Umbilo police station on Wednesday".
"He tried offering them his cellphone and money, but they pinned him down and tried to saw off his leg", said De la Porte. They missed a main artery, and surgeons are confident they can save the leg, Jackson said.
"The victim was approached by three suspects who dragged him into the bush and they tried to cut his legs and he was severely injured before going to hospital". He dragged himself out of the bush onto the road and a private security vehicle picked him up and took him to the nearest hospital. Colleagues said the blade appeared to be too blunt and the men started on his second leg before stopping and running away.
Gwala is a strong contender for the race which is a 40k cycle, 10k run and 1.7k swim.
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