[RADIOKOP] – Female pedestrian left seriously injured in collision.
A 55-year-old woman was left seriously injured this morning when she was struck by a light motor vehicle at the Christiaan De Wet and Hendrick Potgieter Road intersection in Radiokop.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 07h23 to find the woman lying in the emergency lane while the light motor vehicle was found parked a few metres away.
Medics assessed the woman and found that she had sustained a serious injury to her leg and was in a serious condition.
The patient was treated for her injury and provided with pain-relief medication before she was transported to Helen Joseph Provincial Hospital for further care.
The driver of the vehicle escaped injury.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.