Incidents August 26, 2022
[POLOKWANE] – Car crashes into tree, leaving girl critical.
Yesterday afternoon, a 4-year-old girl was critically injured when the car she was travelling in crashed into a tree on Uitspan Road in Polokwane.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 16h05 to find a light motor vehicle on the side of the road against a tree. A woman and child were found outside the car while a member of the public was tending to a 4-year-old girl.
Medics quickly assessed the girl and found that she had sustained a severe head injury, leaving her in critical condition.
Medics immediately treated the girl and provided her with advanced life support interventions before she was transported to Mediclinic Limpopo for urgent care.
The exact details surrounding this incident are unknown, but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.