Three injured on N1 between William Nicol, Rivonia
One person was critically injured and two sustained moderate injuries on the N1 northbound between William Nicol and Rivonia this evening. It is understood the driver of one vehicle veered of the road and hit a tree before crashing into a boundary wall. When ER24 paramedics and other services arrived on scene they found the driver trapped in the vehicle. Fire and Rescue Services used the jaws of life to extricate the man from the vehicle. Paramedics assessed him and found that he was in a critical condition. The second vehicle also crashed into a boundary wall. The driver and passenger were assessed and found to have sustained moderate injuries. All patients were treated and transported to hospital for further medical care. The exact cause of the incident is unknown.