Danger wheels: Tractor maims one, truckers crash

2010-08-10 00:00

A MAN sustained serious injuries when a tractor he was fixing rolled over him on a farm at Richmond yesterday morning.

ER24’s Derrick Banks said the man was taken to Medi-Clinic in Pietermaritzburg to be treated for a fractured pelvis and possible internal injuries.

Meanwhile, two truck drivers were seriously injured when their vehicles collided at the intersection of the R614 and Noodsburg roads in the midlands yesterday morning.

Netcare911’s Jeffrey Wicks said one of trucks, which was carrying load of soil, overturned, while the second one, loaded with sugar cane, jack-knifed.

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