Incidents November 18, 2020
[GORDONS BAY] – Car crashed down mountain leaving man critically injured.
A man, believed to be in his 60s, was left critically injured this morning when his vehicle crashed down the mountain near Steenbras Dam in Mountainside in Gordons Bay.
At approximately 10h00 ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene to find the Western Cape Fire and Gordons Bay EMS already in attendance. Both services had already made their way down to the vehicle and had extricated the patient.
Once the man had been brought to the roadside, medics assessed the man and found that he was in a critical condition, having sustained several serious injuries.
The man was treated and provided with advanced life support interventions before he was transported to a nearby hospital for further care.
The details surrounding this incident are not yet known, but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.