[SANDTON] – At least eight injured in taxi rollover.
At least eight people were left injured this morning, two of them seriously, when the taxi they were travelling in rolled on the Grayston onramp on the M1 Highway in Sandton.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 07h42 to find the taxi lying on its roof in the left-hand lane. The passengers had already climbed out of the vehicle and were found on the side of the road.
Medics assessed the patients and found that at least eight people were injured, two of them seriously.
The patients were treated for their injuries, and the two seriously injured provided with pain-relief medication, before they were transported to nearby hospitals for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.