[CAMPS BAY] – Vehicle rolls off cliff leaving man injured.
A man, believed to be in his 40s, was left injured this morning when his vehicle crashed off a cliff on Victoria Road in Camps Bay.
ER24 paramedics, along with Metro Rescue and Life Healthcare, arrived on the scene to find a light motor vehicle at the bottom of a small cliff lying on its side. A man was found lying trapped inside.
Metro Rescue and Fire Services had to use specialized equipment to free the patient, an operation lasting 45 minutes.
Once freed, paramedics assessed the man and found that he had sustained moderate injuries.
The man was treated for his injuries and was thereafter transported to New Somerset Hospital for further treatment.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.