Incidents September 27, 2020
[KHAYELITSHA] One killed, two injured in a vehicle rollover
One person was killed and two others were left injured following a single-vehicle rollover on the N2 at Baden Powell drive in Khayelitsha this afternoon.
When ER24 paramedics arrived at the scene shortly after 16h30, they found Metro EMS already in attendance. Upon further assessment, they found a man lying outside of the vehicle. Unfortunately, the man was showing no signs of life and he was declared dead at the scene by paramedics. Two men were found inside the vehicle. One had sustained critical injuries and advanced life support interventions were immediately initiated. The second man sustained moderate injuries.
ER24, as well as various other medical services at the scene, treated the patients before transporting them to hospital for further medical care.
The exact circumstances surrounding the incident were not known to our paramedics, but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.