[R71] – Man jumps from moving truck leaving him seriously injured.
A man was left seriously injured this morning when he jumped from his light delivery vehicle before it crashed into the bushes on the R71 towards Tzaneen in Limpopo.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene to find a man seated on the side of the road. A light delivery vehicle was found some distance away in the bushes.
Paramedics assessed the man and found that he had sustained numerous injuries, which left him in a serious condition.
The man was treated for his injuries and thereafter transported to a nearby private hospital for further treatment.
It is believed that the man had attempted to jump from his vehicle, before it crashed into the bushes.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.