Incidents January 22, 2022
[BENONI] – Car and taxi collide, leaving fifteen injured.
This morning, fifteen people when a light motor vehicle and taxi collided on Modderbee Road in Benoni.
ER24 arrived at 06h00 to find a light motor vehicle in the road while a taxi had rolled, coming to a stop a short distance away. Several people were seen walking around the scene or seated on the pavement.
Medics assessed the patients and found that a woman from the car and fourteen men and women from the taxi had sustained minor to moderate injuries. Fortunately, no fatalities were found.
The patients were treated and later transported to nearby hospitals for further care.
The driver of the light motor vehicle was not found on the scene.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.