5 May 2014
An accident on the Du Toitskloof pass near Worcester in the Western Cape left one person
dead and one critically injured.
ER24 Spokesperson Russel Meiring said two
cars collided head on into each resulting in the accident. When paramedics
arrived on the scene they found the two cars badly damaged in the middle of the
Meiring said closer inspection showed that
four people had been injured one of them critically. Paramedics immediately
began their assessment finding that the driver of the one vehicle did not show
any signs of life.
Meiring said CPR and advanced life support
was performed on the man for sometime unfortunately no signs of life returned
and the man was later declared dead.
"The critically injured lady was treated
for her various injuries before she was stabilized and transported by ambulance
to a nearby hospital for urgent medical treatment.The two remaining patients
declined further treatment and transportation to hospital Meiring added.
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