[CRAMOND] – Car and light delivery vehicle collide leaving one dead, four injured.
One man was killed and four others injured this afternoon following a collision between a light motor vehicle and a light delivery vehicle on the R33 in the Cramond area in KwaZulu Natal.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 15h17 to find another service extricating a 26-year-old man from the delivery vehicle.
Medics assessed the man and found that he showed no signs of life. CPR and advanced life support interventions were immediately initiated, in an effort to revive the patient. Unfortunately, after approximately 40 minutes, no vital signs returned, and the man was declared dead.
Four other patients were assessed on scene, their injuries ranging from minor to moderate. The patients were treated for their injuries and were thereafter transported to Northdale Provincial Hospital for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.