Woman crashes bakkie into electricity box

2011-04-14 15:55

Johannesburg - ER24 spokesperson Derrick Banks said a woman had been treated for shock after crashing her bakkie into an electricity box in New Germany, Pinetown on Thursday.

Banks said the woman had lost control of her double cab just after the rush hour.

The vehicle first hit the electricity box, then a fence before careening down an embankment into a shaded car port, he said

She was treated for shock before being taken to hospital.

Electricity in the New Germany area was disrupted as a result of the accident because live wires were exposed.

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