Incidents 5 days ago
[EIKENHOF] – Car crashes into tree, leaving driver critical.
A 26-year-old man was left critically injured yesterday afternoon when his light motor vehicle crashed into a tree off the R550 in Eikenhof, Johannesburg South.
AT 16h30 ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene to find the vehicle on the side of the road against a tree, well alight. The driver had already been pulled from the car by bystanders.
Medics assessed the man and found that he had sustained several injuries and was in a critical condition.
The man was treated and thereafter transported to Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital for further care.
The Provincial Fire Services were on scene to extinguish the burning vehicle.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.