Incidents January 8, 2021
[FAIRLAND] – Bakkie rollover leaves seventeen injured.
Seventeen people were left injured this morning when the bakkie they were travelling in rolled on the N1 highway between Beyers Naude and 14th Avenue in Fairlands.
At 06h40, ER24 paramedics, along with several other services, arrived on the scene to find the bakkie on the side of the highway. Several people were found scattered around the scene.
Medics assessed the patients and found that seventeen people had sustained minor to moderate injuries. Fortunately, no fatalities were found on the scene.
The patients were treated and thereafter transported to nearby hospitals for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.