Incidents November 26, 2020
[TAYLORS HALT] – Bus overturns leaving 29 children injured.
Twenty-nine children were left injured this morning when the bus they were travelling in overturned on the M70 outside of Taylors Halt in KwaZulu Natal.
At approximately 07h30, ER24 paramedics and several other services arrived on the scene to find the bus on its side on the side of the road. The children had already climbed out of the vehicle and were found walking around on the scene.
Medics assessed the patients and found that twenty-nine children had sustained minor to moderate injuries. Fortunately, no serious injuries or fatalities were found on the scene.
The patients were treated for their injuries and thereafter transported by several services to nearby hospitals.
The details surrounding this incident are not yet known, but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.