Incidents August 25, 2020
[BRAKPAN] Ten injured in five vehicle collision
Ten people, including a two-year-old girl, sustained various injuries when four vehicles and a taxi collided with each other on the R23 east of Johannesburg this evening.
Paramedics from various services arrived on the scene shortly after 7 pm where they found a two-year-old girl with serious injuries. She was treated on the scene and rushed to a nearby hospital for further medical care. Nine other patients were treated on the scene for injuries ranging from minor to moderate.
The mother of the two-year-old had to be extricated from the vehicle by the local fire department.
All of the patients were transported to Pholosong Hospital for further care. The exact circumstances of the collision are not yet known. Local authorities attended the scene.