Incidents March 2, 2020
[EMALAHLENI] Four injured in collision between a refuse truck and train
Four men have been left injured following a collision between a train and a refuse truck at the Old Coronation railway in eMalahleni this morning.
When ER24 paramedics arrived at the scene at approximately 11h30, they found multiple medical services already in attendance and treating the patients. ER24 started assisting with a seriously injured patient.
Three others sustained minor to moderate injuries. ER24, as well as various other medical services at the scene, transported the injured to hospital for further medical care.
The exact circumstances surrounding the incident were not known to our paramedics, but the local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.