Two people were killed and
another injured on the M1 highway under the Graystone Road Bridge in
ER24 Spokesperson Russel Meiring
explained when ER24 paramedics along with other services arrived on the scene
they found both light motor vehicles in the fast lane of the highway with car
parts spread across the scene.
It is understood that one
vehicle rear-ended the other in the collision.
On assessment of the vehicle
that was rear-ended, paramedics found that two men had sustained fatal injuries
in the collision.
Both men lay trapped inside
A third man was found lying in
the passenger seat of the light motor vehicle with moderate injuries.
extricated the patient from the vehicle and began their treatment.
Once treated, the patient was
transported to Johannesburg General Hospital.
The driver of the second
vehicle fortunately did not sustain any injuries.
Rescue services had to use the
jaws-of-life to later remove the bodies.
Local authorities were on scene
for further investigations, Meiring concluded.
Labels: Two killed in Sandton collision