Man (23) injured in N2 crash

2017-04-21 12:38
A 23-year-old man was critically injured in an accident on the N2.

A 23-year-old man was critically injured in an accident on the N2. (ER24)

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A 23-year-old man was left critically injured on Thursday (20 April) when he was knocked over by a bakkie on the N2 in Khayelitsha.

ER24 paramedics, along with Metro services, were called to the scene after paramedics from the ER24 Critical Care Retrieval Service that had come across the incident.

ER24 spokesperson, Russel Meiring, says on  assessment  paramedics found that the man had sustained numerous injuries and was in a critical condition.

“Paramedics treated the man and provided him with several advanced life support interventions. Once treated, the man was transported to Tygerberg Provincial Hospital for urgent treatment. The driver of the bakkie was assessed and found to have escaped injury. Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.” 

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