Nellie Tembe’s story is one of the most tragic and shocking deaths of the year and now that the dust has settled a few people who were on the scene are relating what they saw.
According to IOL a security guard who was one of the first people on the scene said the following:
“Nelli” Tembe fell from the 10th-floor penthouse of the Pepperclub Hotel has described the harrowing discovery. He said around 7.30 am on Sunday morning he heard someone scream and then a loud thud.
“I thought it was a car crash and we went to look and at first we didn’t see anything, and then someone shouted that there was someone lying on the street,” said the guard who asked to remain anonymous.
We went closer and saw a n_aked young woman, she was still breathing at that time.” Paramedics quickly rushed to the scene though she was still alive when they got there she lost the battle to the critical injuries she had sustained.
Netcare 911 spokesperson Shawn Herbst said paramedics arrived on the scene shortly after 8 am and that reports from the scene indicated that a 22-year-old female had allegedly jumped from the tenth floor, landing on the road below.
“Medics assessed the patient who had sustained critical injuries and was treated on scene by an advanced life support paramedic. While stabilizing the patient her condition rapidly deteriorated and she was sadly declared deceased on the scene,” Herbst said.
This comes a few hours after Nelli and AKA were seen enjoying themselves at a Cape Town club on Saturday night where the rapper was performing.