South African athlete, Oscar Pistorius rushed to hospital with chest pains

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According to the Correctional Services department, jailed South African athlete, Oscar Pistorius has been taken to hospital after complaining of chest pain.

He was rushed to Kalafong, a public hospital in the capital Pretoria in South Africa today and has since been discharged after a medical examination and is expected back in prison later today.

 

The prison service confirmed he was treated for a possible heart condition in Kalafong hospital outside Pretoria.  A spokesman said: “We can state that offender Oscar Pistorius was taken to an outside hospital facility this morning for a medical examination, and is expected back in the facility later today.”

 

In 2015 he was found guilty of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp and he’s currently serving a 6-year jail term for the crime..

Source: Linda Ikeji’s blog

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