Vehicle rear-ends taxi leaving eight injured, Roodepoort

03 January 2018 | From Arrive Alive


Eight people were left injured this morning when a light motor vehicle rear-ended a taxi on Ontdekkers Road in Roodepoort, west of Johannesburg.
ER24 paramedics, along with other services, arrived on the scene to find both the vehicles in the left-hand lane of the road. The occupants from the taxi had already climbed out of the vehicle and were found walking around on the scene.
Paramedics assessed the patients and found that eight adults had sustained injuries ranged from minor to moderate. Fortunately, no serious injuries or fatalities were found on the scene.
Paramedics treated the patients and thereafter transported them to Helen Joseph Hospital for further treatment.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.

Russel Meiring
ER24 Spokesperson
 

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