Incidents March 1, 2021
[ALBERTON] – Taxi rollover leaves twelve injured.
Twelve people were injured this morning when their taxi rolled on the R59 near the N12 in Alberton.
At 07h04, ER24 paramedics and other services arrived on the scene to find the taxi lying on its side in the right-hand lane. The passengers had already climbed out of the vehicle and were now seated along the barrier.
Medics assessed the patients and found that twelve adults had sustained minor to moderate injuries. Fortunately, no fatalities were found.
The patients were treated and thereafter transported to nearby hospitals for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.