Incidents January 19, 2021
[HORISON] – Taxi crashes into pole leaving sixteen injured.
Sixteen people were injured this morning when a taxi crashed into a pole on Snipe Street in Horison, west of Johannesburg.
At 06h41 ER24 paramedics and other services, arrived on scene to find the taxi on the side of the road against a pole. Several people were seen walking around the scene.
Medics assessed the patients and found that two people had sustained serious injuries while fourteen others had sustained minor to moderate injuries.
The patients were treated and the two seriously injured provided with pain-relief medication before they were transported to a nearby hospital for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.