[R25] – Head-on collision leaves one dead, two injured.
One woman was killed and two others injured this afternoon following a head-on collision between two light motor vehicles on the R25 between Bapsfontein and Bronkhorstspruit.
ER24 paramedics, along with Life Healthcare and other services, arrived on the scene to find one vehicle in the middle of the road while the second vehicle was found on the side of the road. Both vehicles had sustained a large amount of damage in the collision.
Upon closer inspection, paramedics found two women inside one of the vehicles. One was in a critical condition while the second woman was in a serious condition.
Paramedics treated the patients and provided both with advanced life support interventions. Unfortunately, after some time, the critically injured woman succumbed to her injuries and was declared dead. The seriously injured woman was transported by another service to a nearby hospital.
A third patient was found in the second vehicle. Paramedics from another service treated the patient and thereafter transported them to a nearby hospital.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.