One killed in Maidstone crash

2016-08-04 06:00
The crashed vehicle.

The crashed vehicle.

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ONE person was killed after a car travelling on the R102 veered off the Maidstone bridge on Sunday night.

According to IPSS spokesperson on arrival, the paramedics and firefighters found the patient entrapped in the vehicle in a critical condition with multiple trauma related injuries and a possible gunshot wound.

“Firefighters and our Advanced Life Support paramedic worked alongside each other with a great sense of urgency to free the patient from the wreckage.

“Resuscitation efforts where unfortunately futile and the patient died due to the extensive injuries sustained,” said the spokersperson.

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