Incidents January 24, 2020
[ALBERTON] – Three-vehicle collision leaves five injured.
Five people, including three children, were left injured this morning following a collision between two taxis and a light motor vehicle on Kritzinger Road in Alberton.
ER24 paramedics, along with other services, arrived on the scene at 08h17 to find the two taxis in the road while the light motor vehicle was found in the driveway of a residence.
On closer inspection, medics found a woman, believed to be in her 30s, seated inside the light motor vehicle in a critical condition. Another adult and three children were found walking around the scene, all with moderate injuries.
The patients were treated for their injuries and the critically injured woman provided with advanced life support interventions before they were transported to nearby hospitals for further care.
The details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.