[VAALPARK] – Vehicle rollover leaves one dead, two injured.
A man was killed and two others injured this afternoon when a light motor vehicle roll several times on the R57 in Vaalpark.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene shortly after 13h00 to find the light motor vehicle upright in the middle of the road. The body of a man believed to be in his 30s was found lying 5 metres away from the vehicle while two women were found walking around on the scene.
Medics assessed the patients and found that the man had sustained numerous injuries and showed no signs of life. Nothing could be done for him and he was declared dead.
The two women were assessed and found to have sustained minor to moderate injuries. The women were treated and thereafter transported to nearby hospitals for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.