[ERMELO] Three killed, one injured in two-vehicle collision
Three people were killed and one person sustained moderate injuries following a two-vehicle collision on the N17 Bethal rd in Ermelo last night.
When ER24 paramedics arrived at the scene shortly after 19H00, they found four people seated in the one vehicle. Unfortunately, three of the patients showed no signs of life and paramedics declared them dead on the scene. One patient was entrapped and the fire department had to use the jaws of life to free the patient. The patient had sustained moderate injuries.
No-one was injured in the other vehicle.
ER24 transported the patient to hospital for further medical care.
The exact circumstances surrounding the incident were not known to our paramedics, but police were on the scene for further investigations.