[BULWER] – Truck and car collide leaving five injured.
Five people were left injured following a head-on collision between a truck and light motor vehicle on the R612 in Bulwer in KwaZulu Natal.
ER24 paramedics, along with other services, arrived on the scene to find both the truck and light motor vehicle on the side of the road. The occupants from both vehicles had already been extricated by the members of public.
Paramedics assessed the patients and found that one woman had sustained critical injuries while the four others had sustained injuries ranging from minor to moderate.
The patients were treated for their injuries and the critically injured woman provided with advanced life support interventions. Once treated, the patients were transported to various provincial hospitals for further care.
The exact cause of the collision is not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.