Incidents March 17, 2022
[R38] – Bakkie rollover leaves man critically injured.
This morning, a man in his 30s was critically injured when his bakkie rolled off the R38 between Bethal and Standerton, Mpumalanga.
ER24 arrived on the scene at 07h39 to find a bakkie lying on its side some distance off the road.
On closer inspection, medics found a man in his 30s lying trapped inside the bakkie in a critical condition.
Rescue services had to use specialised tools to free the man. Once released, medics treated the man and provided him with advanced life support interventions before being transported to Mediclinic Highveld for urgent care.
This incident’s details are unknown, but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.