WATCH | Multi-vehicle collision claims a life and leaves two critically injured

A multi-vehicle accident on the R40 near Riverside Mall left one man killed and two others critically injured today. 

According to Arrive Alive, a towing truck and light motor vehicle collided head-on.

CAUTION: Not for sensitive viewers.

“ER24 paramedics came across the incident, finding the vehicles in the middle of the road. One man was found lying outside the vehicle, while two were inside,” read the statement. 

The medics assessed the men and found that one had succumbed to his injuries while two others were in a critical condition.

They treated the patients and provided them with advanced life support interventions. The men were transported to Rob Ferreira Hospital for further care.

The driver of the truck, fortunately, escaped injury. Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.

Supplied content | Arrive Alive

Related articles

Abducted woman’s body found at cemetery

The body of a 46 year-old woman who was abducted at Mphatseni, Masoyi has been found. According to police, three armed suspects forcefully took her in front of her children in the early hours of...

Woman collapses as homes are demolished

MATAFFIN- “As they chucked us out of the house I saw my mother lying down on the ground.” The above describes what transpired this morning in an area demarcated for a cemetery where some people...

WATCH: Junior and Peaceful laid to rest

DAANTJIE - The two murdered toddlers, Junior Mabandla and Peaceful Chambale were laid to rest on Tuesday in a joint funeral ceremony. Community members, faith based organisations and primary school learners gathered at the Old...

Newborn found at dumping site

A passerby made a gruesome discovery of a newborn dumped at a dumping site in Mjejane  near Komatipoort on Sunday afternoon. According to reports, the body had started changing from its original colour. Police and...


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

The reCAPTCHA verification period has expired. Please reload the page.