Incidents October 11, 2020
[MEYERTON] – Cyclist struck by bakkie, left critical.
A man in his 30s was left critically injured last night when he was knocked off his bicycle by a bakkie on Jan Neethling Street in Meyerton.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 18h55 to find a man in his 30s lying on the pavement. The bakkie that had struck him was parked further down the road.
Medics assessed the man and found that he had sustained numerous injuries and was in a critical condition.
The man was treated and provided with advanced life support interventions before he was transported to Sebokeng Provincial Hospital for further care.
The driver of the bakkie escaped injury.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.