Incidents April 22, 2022
[POTCHEFSTROOM] – Car and truck collide, leaving four injured.
Last night, four people were injured, including two children, when a light motor vehicle and a truck collided on the N12, approximately 30km outside Potchefstroom.
ER24 and other services arrived at 19h44 to find the truck and car parked on the road. A woman in her 60s was found in the car while a 2-year-old girl and 11-year-old girl were seated outside. A 35-year-old woman was seen walking around.
Medics assessed the patients and found a 2-year-old and a woman in her 60s was in a serious condition, while the 11-year-old and 35-year-old had sustained moderate injuries.
The patients were treated and the two seriously injured were provided with pain-relief medication before they were transported before being transported to a nearby hospital for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.