[HIDCOTE] 16 injured after taxi overturns
Sixteen people were left injured after a taxi overturned on the N3 in the vicinity of Hidcote in Pietermaritzburg this morning.
When ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene shortly before 10, they found the taxi off the roadway down an embankment. Upon further assessment, paramedics found that the patients sustained injuries ranging from minor to serious.
ER24, as well as various other medical services on the scene, transported the patients to hospital for further medical care.
The exact circumstances surrounding the incident were not known to our paramedics.