Vehicle rear-ends truck

2015-09-23 06:00
The scene of the accident.
Photo: supplied

The scene of the accident. Photo: supplied

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ONE person was seriously injured after a vehicle rear-ended a truck on the N2 north at the Winklespruit off- ramp on Saturday, 19 September. A report from the scene indicates that the highway was backing up with traffic from an earlier truck crash at the Doonside off-ramp when the vehicle, travelling from Umkomaas to Durban, collided into the rear of the truck.

“Netcare 911 paramedics found the injured passenger lying next to the vehicle with serious injuries. After medics stabilised the man they transported him to an area hospital. The driver of the vehicle escaped from the crash uninjured,” said Chris Botha, Netcare 911 media liaison officer. - Netcare 911

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