21 June 2015
A high speed collision left
one person dead and two others in a critical condition after a BMW and a Taxi
collided head on this morning on Hendrik Potgieter Road.
ER24 spokesperson Werner
Vermaak said, when paramedics arrived at the scene, they found a taxi lying
partially on the roof of the BMW.
Both vehicles had severe
damange. Upon further assessment, paramedics found that the driver of the taxi
sustained fatal injuries.
He was declared dead on the
Vermaak added that the driver
of the BMW was also found with critical injuries. He had to be extracted from
the vehicle before he could be transported to hospital.
“The injured were transported
to nearby hospitals in the area for further medical treatment”
The Johannesburg Metro police
attended the incident and will conduct an investigation to determine the exact
cause of the incident.
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