Incidents 4 days ago
[HOUGHTON] – Taxi rollover leaves seven injured.
Seven people were injured this afternoon when a taxi crashed into a tree and rolled at the Houghton Drive and St Andrews intersection in Houghton.
AER24 paramedics, and other services, arrived on the scene at 13h03 to find the taxi upright in the middle of the intersection. The passengers had already climbed out of the car and were walking around on the scene.
Medics assessed the patients and found that seven adults had sustained moderate to serious injuries. Fortunately, no fatalities were found.
The patients were treated and provided pain relief medication before they were transported to nearby hospitals for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.