23 April 2015
A truck accident on an apple
farm in Fouriesburg in the Free State left 45 people injured. This is after the
truck lost control on a corner and then rolled on a wet and slippery road.
ER24 Spokesperson Pieter
Rossouw said all 45 people injured were transported on the back of the truck
when the accident occurred.
Rossouw said when paramedics
arrived on the scene they found that the injuries people had sustained were
from minor to moderate and no fatal or critical injuries were sustained.
"ER24 paramedics treated and
transported 17 patients to various hospitals in the area” Rossouw added.
The exact details to the cause
of the accident will remain the subject of a police investigation.
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