Incidents November 8, 2020
[KESTELL] – Taxi rollover leaves six injured.
Six people were left injured this morning when their taxi rolled on the N5 in Kestell, Free State.
At 07h30, ER24 paramedics and the Provincial EMS, arrived on the scene to find the taxi upright on the side of the road. The passengers had already climbed out of the vehicle and were walking around on the scene.
Medics assessed the patients and found that two had sustained serious injuries while the four remaining had sustained minor to moderate injuries.
The patients were treated for their injuries and the two seriously injured provided with pain-relief medication before they were transported to nearby hospitals for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.