A woman was killed in a
collision on the R300 between Van Riebeeck and the Stellenbosch arterial this
Another person was left with
minor injuries. Local authorities attended the incident and will conduct an
ER24 Spokesperson Werner
Vermaak says shortly before 7am paramedics arrived on the scene where they
found a vehicle completely ripped open in the front.
He says a woman was lying a
few meters away from the wreckage. Upon assessment paramedics found that she
showed no signs of life. There was nothing that they could do for her and she
was declared dead on scene.
A man believed to be the
driver of the vehicle, was found walking around the scene. He was assessed by
paramedics and treated for cuts and bruises.
He was later transported to a
nearby hospital for further medical treatment.
Meanwhile, a man was killed
early last night when his vehicle crashed into the back of a small truck on the
N8 towards Petrusburg, Free state.
The driver and passenger of
the truck were assessed on scene but declined to be transported to hospital.
Vermaak says “Paramedics that
arrived on the scene approximately 57 kilometres outside Bloemfontein found the
truck well alight in a nearby veld.
He added that “The driver and
passenger of the truck was found walking around on the scene. Upon further
assessment paramedics found the driver of the light motor vehicle still trapped
in the vehicle.”
Labels: A woman and a man were killed in separate incidents involving collisions