Incidents October 6, 2022
[WELTEVREDENPARK] – Two killed, and another injured in a collision.
Last night, two people were killed and another injured following a three-vehicle collision on the N1 highway near the Beyers Naude offramp in Weltevredenpark.
ER24 and other services arrived at 21h05 to find one wrecked vehicle on the embankment while two others had come to a stop a short distance away.
On closer inspection, medics found a man lying in the fast lane while another man was found lying trapped inside the vehicle on the embankment.
Medics assessed the patients and found that both had already succumbed to their numerous injuries. Nothing could be done for them, and they were declared dead.
A third man was found with minor injuries. The man was treated and transported privately to a nearby hospital.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.