[VEREENIGING] – Car crashes into barrier leaving man seriously injured.
A man was left seriously injured last night when his light motor vehicle crashed into a concrete barrier on the R59 near the Boylouw offramp in Vereeniging.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene shortly after 19h15 to find the light motor vehicle on the side of the road. The male driver was found seated inside the vehicle.
Medics assessed the man and found that he had sustained injuries to his chest and face.
The man was extricated from the vehicle, treated for his injuries and provided with pain-relief medication before he was transported to Mediclinic Vereeniging for further treatment.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.