08 July 2015
A man died this morning on the R21
in Ermelo, Mpumalanga after his car t-boned a truck and a trailer.
ER24 Spokesperson Russel Meiring
said ER24 paramedics along with other services arrived on the scene and we
found a truck and a red light motor vehicle lying in the middle of the road.
Meiring said the light motor vehicle
was found wedged beneath the trailer of the truck.
Meiring added that, on assessment,
paramedics found the lifeless body of the male patient lying trapped inside his
Unfortunately the patient had
already succumbed to his multiple fatal injuries.
“Nothing more could be done for the patient
and he was declared dead on scene.”
Rescue services had to use
jaws-of-life equipment to later free the trapped body from the vehicle.
The exact details to the cause of
the accident will remain the subject of a police investigation, Meiring added.
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