Incidents July 25, 2023
[AUCKLAND PARK] – Two buses collide, leaving numerous injured.
Approximately seventy people were injured this morning when two buses collided on Kingsway Avenue in Auckland Park.
ER24 and several other services arrived on the scene at 07h40 to find one bus on its side while another had stopped a short distance away. Several passengers were seen walking around the vehicles.
Local authorities began to divert traffic while medics tended to the patients.
On assessment, medics found that approximately seventy patients had sustained injuries ranging from minor to severe. Fortunately, no fatalities were found.
The patients were treated for their injuries, and the seriously injured were provided with advanced life support before they were transported to various hospitals for further care.
The exact details surrounding this incident are unknown but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.