Incidents November 17, 2020
[DENVER] – Bus crashes into structure leaving five injured.
Five people were left injured this morning when a bus crashed into a concrete structure on Chilvers Street in Denver, Johannesburg.
ER24 paramedics, along with the City of Johannesburg EMS, arrived on the scene to find the City of Johannesburg EMS extricating two people from the rubble of a concrete structure. Three people, including the bus driver, were walking around on the scene. A bus was found smashed against the structure.
Once the two had been extricated from the building, medics assessed the five patients and found that they had sustained moderate to serious injuries. Fortunately, no fatalities were found on the scene.
The patients were treated for their injuries and were thereafter transported to a nearby hospital for further care.
No children were involved in this incident.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.