Incidents July 27, 2021
[WELKOM] – three-vehicle collision leaves one dead, four injured.
One man was killed and four others injured following a three-vehicle collision on Jan Hofmeyer Road in Doorn, Welkom.
ER24 paramedics and other services arrived on the scene to find three light motor vehicles collided. Five patients were found lying outside around the cars.
Medics assessed the patients and found that one patient had already succumbed to their injuries. Nothing more could be done, and he was declared dead. The four others were found to have sustained critical to minor injuries.
Medics treated the patients and provided the critically injured patient with advanced life support interventions.
Once treated, the patients were transported to a provincial hospital for further care.
The details of this incident are unknown, but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.