1 Killed, 5 injured in M1 crash

17 June 2019 | From Arrive Alive


One person has been killed and four others injured in a head on collision on the M1 Higginson Highway near Shallcross on Sunday evening around 10pm.

Rescue Care Paramedics arrived on the scene to find chaos and carnage. Two vehicles had collided head on before blocking the entire roadway. One man believed to be the driver of one vehicle had sustained major injuries and there was nothing more Paramedics could do for the patient and he was declared deceased on the scene. Four occupants in the same vehicle had sustained major injuries. Two children aged Two and Ten years Old had sustained critical injuries and Advanced Life Support Paramedics worked to stabilise them on the scene before transporting them to a nearby Hospital. The second driver had sustained moderate injuries and was also transported to Hospital for further care.

At this stage the events leading up to the crash Is unknown however SAPS were on the scene and will be investigating further.
 

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