[VANDERBIJLPARK] – Rear-end collision leaves man seriously injured.
A 22-year-old man was left seriously injured this morning when his bakkie rear-ended a truck on the Frikkie Meyer and Delfos Road intersection in Vanderbijlpark.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 06h57 to find the bakkie and truck on the side of the road. The driver of the bakkie was found lying next to his vehicle.
Medics assessed the man and found that he had sustained numerous injuries and was in a serious condition.
The man was treated for his injuries and was provided with pain-relief medication before he was transported to Mediclinic Emfuleni for further care.
The driver of the truck fortunately escaped injury.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.