[BENONI] – Taxi and bus collide leaving fifteen injured.
Fifteen people were left injured this morning, one of them critically, when a taxi and bus collided at the Snake and New Modder intersection in Benoni.
ER24 paramedics, along with other services, arrived on the scene to find the two vehicles in the slow lane of the road. Several people were found scattered around the scene.
Paramedics assessed the patients and found that one person had sustained numerous injuries and was in a critical condition while fourteen others had sustained minor to moderate injuries.
The patients were treated for their injuries, and the critically injured provided with advanced life support interventions, before they were transported to various hospitals in the area for further treatment.
The details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.