Incidents August 16, 2022
[DELMAS] – Man killed, another injured in a collision.
This afternoon, a man was killed and another injured when a truck and bakkie collided on the R50 outside Delmas, Mpumalanga.
ER24 and the Provincial EMS arrived on the scene after 16h00 to find the wrecked bakkie in the middle of the road. The truck that had collided with the bakkie was parked a short distance away on its side.
On closer inspection, medics found the body of a man lying next to the bakkie. Unfortunately, the man had already succumbed to his injuries. Nothing could be done for him, and he was declared dead.
The male passenger from the bakkie was assessed and found to have sustained moderate injuries. The man was treated and transported by the Provincial EMS to a nearby hospital.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.