Incidents February 21, 2020
[FOCHVILLE] – Vehicle rollover leaves nine children injured.
Ten people were left injured this morning, nine of them children, when the vehicle they were traveling in rolled on the Wedela Blyvoor Road in Fochville.
ER24 paramedics, along with the Provincial EMS, arrived on the scene at 07h36 to find a light motor vehicle upright on the side of the road. Nine children and an adult male were found seated next to the vehicle. Medics assessed the patients and found that nine children, aged between 9 and 15, had sustained only minor to moderate injuries while the male driver had sustained minor injuries.
The patients were treated for their
injuries and were later transported to nearby hospitals for further care.
The details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.