[VEREENIGING] – Single-vehicle rollover leaves two dead, five injured.
Two people were killed and five others injured this morning following a single-vehicle rollover on the Boy Lowe Road in Vereeniging.
ER24 paramedics, along with another service, arrived on the scene at 10h05 to find a light motor vehicle lying on its roof in the middle of the road. A man was found lying inside the vehicle while six others were found lying scattered outside the vehicle.
Paramedics assessed the patients and found that the man inside the vehicle, as well as a woman found lying outside the vehicle a few metres away, had sustained numerous fatal injuries. Nothing could be done for them and they were declared dead.
Five other patients were assessed, their injuries ranging from minor to moderate. The patients were treated for their injuries and were thereafter transported to nearby hospitals for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.