Incidents November 12, 2020
[EASTWOOD] – Mother and child struck by car, left seriously injured.
A woman and her 7-year-old girl were left seriously injured this morning when they were struck by a light motor vehicle in a parking lot on Kingfisher Road in Eastwood, Pietermaritzburg.
At 11:37 ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene, finding the mother and child still in the parking local. Members of the public had already begun performing first aid on the mother and child.
Medics assess the mother and child and found that they had both sustained numerous injuries and were in a serious condition.
The patients were treated and provided with pain-relief medication before they were transported to Greys Provincial Hospital for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.