[GILLITS] – Five vehicle collision leaves 11 people injured.
11 people have been injured this morning after a five-vehicle collision on the M13 in Gillits, KwaZulu Natal.
ER24 paramedics, along with other services, arrived on the scene to find that three light motor vehicle, a bakkie and a taxi, had all rear-ended each other and were now parked in the fast lane.
Several drivers and passengers were found either walking around on the scene or seated in their vehicles.
Paramedics assessed the patients and found that 11 had sustained injuries ranging from minor to moderate. Fortunately, no serious or fatal injuries were reported on the scene.
The patients were treated for their injuries and thereafter transported to nearby hospitals for further treatment.
The exact cause of the collision is not yet known but local authorities were on scene for further investigations.