Driver fleeing the scene after collision on Witkoppen Road, Paulshof

05 September 2016 | Road Safety in the Media


In the early hours of Saturday morning EMER-G-MED's A01 responded to reports of a serious collision on Witkoppen Road, closest corner Estelle Road, in Paulshof.

On arrival paramedics were informed by witnesses that the SUV had lost control at a high-speed while coming around the corner - the vehicle spun out, veered off the road and up an embankment, colliding with a concrete wall and ending up back on the roadway. The driver then fled the scene.

The front seat passenger sustained serious injuries a.d was transported to a nearby trauma centre for further management. Fortunately the second passenger was uninjured.

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