Taxi accident - 19 injured

2017-12-13 06:01
ER24 paramedics at the scene.PHOTO: supplied

ER24 paramedics at the scene.PHOTO: supplied

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NINETEEN people were injured on Saturday morning when a taxi crashed into a ditch along the Table Mountain road outside Pietermaritzburg.

ER24 paramedics and other services arrived at 9.30am to find the taxi on the side of the road. The passengers had already climbed out of the vehicle and were walking around at the scene.

Paramedics assessed the 19 patients and found they had sustained injuries ranging from minor to moderate. No serious injuries were reported.

Patients were treated and then taken to Northdale and Edendale Provincial hospitals.

- Supplied.


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