Incidents June 7, 2022
[ERMELO] – Truck reverses over man, leaving him critically injured.
This morning, a man was left in critical condition when a truck reversed over him outside a shop in Ermelo CBD.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 08h45 to find the man lying next to the truck in the parking area. It is understood that community members had pulled the man from beneath the truck.
Medics assessed the man and found that he had sustained numerous injuries and was in a critical condition.
The man was treated and provided with several advanced life support interventions before being transported to Ermelo Provincial Hospital for urgent care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.