[HOPEWELL] – Vehicle rollover leaves five injured.
Five people were left injured this morning, one of them critically, when the vehicle they were travelling in rolled on the P117 in Hopewell Location, KwaZulu Natal.
ER24 medics, along with other services, arrived on the scene to find a light motor vehicle lying on its roof some distance away from the road. Five people were found lying outside the vehicle.
Medics assessed the patients and found that four men had sustained moderate injuries while another man was found in a critical condition.
Medics treated the men and provided the critically injured man with advanced life support interventions. Once treated, the critically injured man was airlifted by a private medical helicopter while the remaining patients were transported by ambulances to nearby provincial hospitals.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.