[PIETERMARITZBURG] Pedestrian extracted from under vehicle
A 49-year-old man is in a serious condition after being knocked down and trapped under an SUV on Commercial Road in the center of Pietermaritzburg this afternoon.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 15:04 to find the man still trapped under the vehicle. He was treated with Advanced Life Support interventions to stabilize him while the Fire Department carefully lifted the vehicle. The patient was then transported to Edendale Hospital for further treatment.
The Traffic Department, as well as the South African Police Services, were on the scene for further investigations.