Incidents July 25, 2023
[CARLETONVILLE] – Sixteen children were injured in a collision.
Sixteen children were injured this morning when a taxi and two light motor vehicles collided on Tugrla Street in Carletonville.
ER24 paramedics and other services arrived on the scene at 07h22 to find the taxi and two cars in the middle of the road. Several children were seen seated along the side of the road.
Medics assessed the children and found that one was in a severe condition while fifteen others had sustained minor to moderate injuries. Fortunately, no fatalities were found.
The children were treated for their injuries and later transported to Carletonville Provincial Hospital for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.