Incidents February 17, 2021
[FLORIDA PARK] – Six injured in multiple-vehicle collision.
Six people were injured this morning following a collision involving two vehicles, a motorbike and two pedestrians on Ontdekkers Road in Florida Park.
At 07h30 ER24 paramedics and other services, arrived on the scene to find the two vehicles and motorbike in the middle of the road. Several patients were found lying around on the scene while a woman was lying trapped inside the one car, lying on its side.
Medics assessed the patients and found that the entrapped woman was in a serious condition while five other patients had sustained minor to moderate injuries.
REscue medics freed the woman from the car using specialised equipment. Once released, medics treated the patients and provided the seriously injured woman with-pain-relief medication before they were transported to a nearby hospital for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.