Incidents July 4, 2022
[LANGA] – Three vehicle collision leaves one dead and eight injured.
Early this morning, one man was killed, and eight people were injured when three vehicles collided on Jakes Gerwal Drive in Langa, Western Cape.
ER24, Western Cape Fire and Metro Rescue arrived on the scene shortly after 00h00 to find that one vehicle had rolled off into the veld while two others had come to a stop in the middle of the road. Several people were seen scattered around the cars.
Medics assessed the patients and that one man had sustained fatal injuries while eight others sustained moderate to critical injuries. Unfortunately, nothing could be done for the man, and he was declared dead.
The patients were treated and provided with advanced life support before being transported to nearby hospitals for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.