21 May 2015
A bus accident on Olieboom
Road in Schaapkraal, Cape Town late last night left one person dead and about
The bus which was transporting
about twenty-five people mostly children lost control and overturned.
ER24 Spokesperson Chitra
Bodasing says ER24 paramedics and paramedics from Metro as well as Fire and
Rescue Services attended to the incident.
Bodasing added that there were
20 people in need of medical attention. Sadly there was nothing paramedics
could do for one of the children, the child had succumbed to their injuries.
One woman was in critical
condition and all other patients, both adults and children, sustained minor to
moderate injuries. They were treated and
transported to various hospitals for further medical care, Bodasing added.
The exact details to the cause
of the accident will remain the subject of a police investigation.
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