4 injured in Durban accident

2015-03-07 14:35
(Duncan Alfreds, News24)

(Duncan Alfreds, News24)

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Johannesburg - Four people were injured when their vehicle veered off the road and smashed into a pole in Durban on Saturday, said paramedics.

The accident happened at the intersection of North Coast and Umgeni roads, said Netcare 911 spokesman Chris Botha.

"Paramedics arrived at the scene and after triaging found that the driver sustained critical injuries while three others were in a serious condition.

"Some of the injured was still trapped in the twisted remains of the vehicle," Botha said in a statement.

The Jaws of Life were used to extract them from the wreckage.

They were all treated on the scene before being transported to various hospitals.

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