17 June 2015
Three people were killed and three
others injured yesterday, after two motor vehicles collided on the R501 outside
ER24 Paramedics, along with other
services, arrived on the scene to find both wrecked vehicles lying overturned
on the side of the road.
ER24 Spokesperson, Russel Meiring said on
assessment, paramedics found the bodies of two men and a woman lying roughly 15
meters away from their vehicle. Unfortunately all three patients sustained
multiple fatal injuries when they were ejected from the vehicle.
Meiring said on assessment of the
occupants of the second vehicle, paramedics found that all three occupants had
sustained moderate injuries.
“Paramedics treated the patients for
their injuries and thereafter transported them to Carletonville Hospital for
further medical treatment.” Meiring added
The exact cause to the incident will
remain the subject of a police investigation.
Labels: Three dead and three injured on the R501