18 people hurt in N1 accident

2013-04-01 13:25
Johannesburg - Eighteen people were injured when a minibus overturned on the N1 near the Grasmere tollgate in Vereeniging, paramedics said on Monday.

Netcare 911 spokesperson Santi Steinmann said the accident happened around 2am on Monday.

Upon their arrival on scene paramedics found that a minibus had overturned and 18 people were hurt.

"After all the injured were treated and stabilised on scene, they were transported to nearby hospitals for the medical care that they required," said Steinmann.

The exact cause of the accident was unknown.

Police were investigating the incident.

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