30 May 2015
Western Cape ER24 paramedics
responded to more than six motor vehicle collisions in less than seven hours
late last night.
ER24 spokesperson Pieter Rossouw said all the
collisions occurred in the Cape Town area.
says ER24 paramedics transported three of these patients to Tygerberg Hospital and
Groote Schuur Hospital for further treatment.
Rossouw said that the other
two patients were transported by other services.
Fortunately no injuries were
sustained in the second as well as the third collision which occurred.
One person was thereafter left
with moderate injuries in another collision that occurred on Ottery Road.
ER24 paramedics also treated
and transported the patient to a nearby hospital for treatment.
Rossouw added that another
motor vehicle collision where a light motor vehicle collided with a truck on
fire at about 7am this morning.
“Luckily and unbelievably no
injuries were sustained in this collision”. The causes of all the incidents
still remain unknown, Rossouw added.
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