Incidents August 19, 2020
[POTCHEFSTROOM] – Bakkie rollover leaves four injured.
Four people were left injured this afternoon when the bakkie they were travelling in overturned on the R501, approximately 15km outside of Potchefstroom.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 13h50 to find the bakkie on its roof on the side of the road. Four men were found lying around the vehicle.
Medics assessed the patients and found that one man had sustained numerous injuries and was in a critical condition while the three other men had sustained moderate injuries.
The patients were treated for their injuries and the critically injured man with advanced life support interventions before they were transported to a nearby hospital for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.