Three woman have been killed
and nine others injured late afternoon on Wednesday after a freak accident on
the P134 District Road in Howick, KwaZulu Natal.
ER24 spokesperson Russel
Meiring reported ER24 paramedics along with provincial services, responeded to
the scene and on their arrival, found a bakkie and large parked on the side of
Occupants that had been
sitting on the back of the bakkie were found sitting around the vehicle
On assessment, paramedics
found that three woman had sustained multiple fatal injuries.
Paramedics treated the
patients for their and thereafter transported them to nearby hospitals for
Meanwhile, a man was left in a
critical condition yesterday after he was hit by a bakkie on the R42 Barrage
Road in Vaderbijlpark.
Meiring explained when ER24
paramedics arrived on the scene, they found a male patient lying on the slipway
near one of the offramps.
On assessment paramedics found
that the man had sustained severe injuries to his legs and head.
Treatment and advanced life
support interventions were performed on the patient and once stable, he was
transported to Sebokeng Hospital for urgent treatment.
Local authorities were on scene
for further investigations Meiring added
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