17 September 2013
ER24 paramedics this afternoon
rushed to an accident scene in Regents Park Johannesburg which left one person
A large passenger bus collided into a front of
a taxi which continued to push the taxi for several meters before it came to
rest before a street pole.
ER24 Spokesperson Vanessa
Jackson said the ten occupants in the taxi
sustained minor injuries.
that sadly the man that was driving the bus, he was about 40 years-old he was ejected
through the front wheel shoulder of the bus and was found lying in the middle
of the intersection.
"He sustained such extensive injuries
that he had not survived and later he was declared dead." Jackson said.
Meanwhile in another accident an
eight month old child is in a critical condition after she fell from a couch
and landed on her head this morning.
Netcare 911 Spokesperson Chris Botha
said when she fell off and hit her head, she had sustained very serious injures.
"Paramedics were then called in to
transport the child through to a Netcare hospital for the emergency care she
required," Botha added.
The exact details of the cause of
the accident and preceding events are still sketchy and police are
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