Children injured in taxi crash

2016-05-04 06:00
The scene of the accident on Old Main Road.  Photo: supplied

The scene of the accident on Old Main Road. Photo: supplied

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ON Tuesday at 7.35am Netcare 911 paramedics responded to a taxi that overturned along Old Main Road Amanzimtoti.
A report from the scene indicate that the vehicle was taking children to school. The driver rounded a bend and and the vehicle overturned, the wreckage coming to rest on its side in the road.

“Netcare 911 paramedics and the fire serviced found the children on the grass verge at the side of the road. After they were examined it was found that 12 children, aged between six and 12, sustained minor injuries.
Medics treated them at the scene before transporting them to various hospitals,” said Netcare 911 media liaison­ officer Chris Botha. - Supplied.


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