A taxi driver and three
passengers who had to be extracted from the vehicle were injured in a collision
on Old Main Road in Pinetown this morning. ER24 spokesperson Chitra Bodasing
“ER24 paramedics and other services
arrived on scene and found that a truck and taxi had collided.
The area was chaotic. The taxi driver was
trapped in the vehicle, paramedics were able to take him out of the taxi.
The taxi driver as well as all other
patients were assessed. The driver and one passenger were found to have
sustained moderate injuries. Two other patients had sustained minor injuries.
They were treated and transported to local
hospitals for further investigation.”
The exact cause of the
collision is unknown, however, authorities were on scene for further
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