KZN man hit by bakkie: Flung several metres
Johannesburg - A man in his 20s was critically injured when he was struck by a bakkie while trying to cross the N2 in Durban on Saturday, paramedics said.
The man was crossing the highway under Queen Nandi Drive bridge when he was hit by the bakkie, ER24 spokesperson Vanessa Jackson said.
"The man was flung several meters and was found lying on his side in the slow lane," she said.
The driver of the bakkie directed traffic while paramedics attended to the injured man and placed him on an external ventilator.
He was taken to the Addington Hospital in Durban.