[BETHLEHEM] Man killed in tractor incident
A man sustained fatal injuries in a tractor incident on a farm in Bethlehem this afternoon.
ER24 paramedics stopped on the R56, roughly 8kms from Bethlehem, were they were met by a farmer and two workers who transported the patient on the back of a bakkie. Upon further assessment, paramedics found that the patient was in a critical condition and advanced life support interventions were initiated.
ER24 transported the patient to hospital but unfortunately shortly after they arrived at the hospital the patient succumbed to his injuries and was declared dead.
The exact circumstances surrounding the incident were not known to our paramedics.