One killed in Pinetown crash

2016-09-27 06:00
 Photo: supplied The car that was involved in an accident on Caversham Road.

Photo: supplied The car that was involved in an accident on Caversham Road.

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A MAN died after he was involved in an accident on Caversham Road, Pinetown on Sunday 25 September.

ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene and found a badly damaged vehicle on a pavement.
ER24 spokesperson Chitra Bodasing Harduth said the man was trapped under the vehicle that had rolled.

“Sadly the man, believed to be about 35 years of age, had succumbed to his injuries,” said Bodasing.
“He sustained multiple injuries. He was declared dead.”

Fire and rescue was on scene to lift the vehicle to gain access to the man.
The exact cause of the incident is unknown and authorities were on scene for further investigations.

In separate incident a youngster estimated to be in his early 20s was knocked over and killed on Saturday 24 September on the M13 west-bound in Pinetown.
ER24 paramedics as well as Vema paramedics arrived on scene and found that the been knocked over by a taxi.
“Upon assessment it was found that he sustained multiple severe injuries. “There was nothing that could be done for the patient and he was declared dead,” said Bodasing.


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