[TABLE MOUNTAIN] One killed, 5 injured following collision
A 3-year-old baby girl was killed and five others injured following a two-vehicle collision on Maqongqo road in Table Mountain, Pietermaritzburg early this morning.
When ER24 paramedics arrived at the scene at approximately 01H00, they found another medical service already in attendance. Upon further assessment, they found a baby outside of the one vehicle. Unfortunately, the baby sustained fatal injuries and was declared dead on the scene by paramedics.
Two patients were found in the one vehicle, and three others were found lying outside on the grass. The patients were found to have sustained injuries ranging from minor to moderate.
ER24, as well as various other medical services on the scene, transported the injured to hospital for further medical care.
The exact circumstances surrounding the incident were not known to paramedics, but police were on the scene for investigations.