Incidents September 14, 2021
[LETSITELE] – Woman hospitalised following a farming accident.
A woman in her 40s is in critical condition after her arm got caught in a machine, towed by a tractor, on a farm in Letsitele.
ER24 arrived at 10h15 to find a woman lying near the tractor and towed farming equipment.
Medics quickly assessed the woman and found that she had sustained an amputation to her left arm, as well as severe injuries to her pelvis and leg.
The woman was treated and provided with several advanced life support interventions.
Once treated, the woman was transported to Mediclinic Tzaneen for urgent care.
The details surrounding this incident are unknown.