[PRETORIA] – Bike crashes into truck leaving three injured.
Three people were injured this morning, one critically, when a motorbike and truck crashed on CR Swart in Waverley, Pretoria.
ER24 paramedics, along with other services, arrived on the scene at approximately 11h10 to find both vehicles on the side of the road. The truck was found lying on its side, its load of rubble spread across the scene.
Paramedics assessed the biker and found that he had sustained several injuries and was in a critical condition. The driver and passenger from the truck were also assessed and found to have sustained only minor injuries.
Paramedics treated the patients and provided the critically injured man with advanced life support interventions. Once the patients had been treated, paramedics transported them to a nearby hospital for urgent care.
The exact cause of the collision is not yet known but local authorities will be conducting an investigation into the matter.