Truck rolls- two injured

2015-07-14 06:00

TWO men were left seriously injured this afternoon after a truck rolled down an embankment on the M13 in Hillcrest on Wednesday .

ER24 paramedics, along with other services, arrived on scene and found the large truck lying on its side. The load the truck had been carrying was spread across the scene and down the embankment.

On assessment, paramedics found that two men sustained serious injuries in the collision. One of the occupants had been ejected from the truck when it rolled.

Paramedics immediately began their treatment and provided both patients with advanced life support. Once treated, both patients were immobilised and transported to RK Khan Hospital for urgent medical treatment.

The highway was closed for some time to allow for scene clean-up.

Local authorities were on scene for further investigations. - Supplied

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