Five injured in three-car crash

2015-04-30 14:44
Emergency crew work on freeing victims after the crash yesterday. 


Emergency crew work on freeing victims after the crash yesterday. PHOTO: Supplied

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Five people were injured in a car accident in Lentegeur on Monday morining.

The accident happened on the corner of AZ Berman Drive and Morgenster Road.

ER24 and Life Healthcare paramedics as well as provincial paramedics arrived on scene and found that three vehicles were involved in the collision, says ER24 spokesperson Chitra Bodasing.

“Metro and fire and rescue services had to use the jaws of life and other rescue equipment to extricate some of the patients from the vehicles. Paramedics assessed the patients and found that two were critically injured and three sustained moderate injuries,” Bodasing says.

The patients were treated and transported to local hospitals for further medical care.

Authorities were on the scene for further investigation

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