Incidents September 4, 2020
[BLOEMFONTEIN] – Five injured in cash-in-transit heist.
Five people were left injured this morning following a cash-in-transit heist in Bloemfontein.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the first reported scene where a bakkie allegedly attempted to ram a cash-in-transit vehicle. A bakkie and a light motor vehicle were found parked in the intersection of Church and Rudolf Greyling. Two security officers were found with minor injuries on this scene.
Medics treated the two men and thereafter transported them to a private hospital for further care.
On the second scene on the N6, ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene to find two bakkies in the middle of the road well alight.
The Bloemfontein Fire Services extinguished the blaze while ER24 medics tended to the patient. On assessment, medics found that three security officers had sustained minor to moderate injuries. The men were treated and transported to a private hospital for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further care.