Pedestrian critical after collision

2017-11-08 06:01
PHOTO: SuppliedThe motor car involved in the Edendale Road accident.

PHOTO: SuppliedThe motor car involved in the Edendale Road accident.

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A MAN, believed to be in his thirties, was seriously injured on Monday morning when he was knocked over by a motor car in Edendale Road.

ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 6.33am and found another emergency service on scene.

Paramedics found the man lying on a grass embankment. The vehicle was found parked a short distance away.

Paramedics assessed the man and found he had sustained several injuries, including a head injury, leaving him in critical condition.

Paramedics treated the man and immediately initiated advanced life support interventions. He was then taken to Edendale Provincial Hospital.

The driver of the vehicle was assessed and found to have escaped injury.

Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.

- Supplied

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