Accidents over the weekend

2016-07-14 06:00
PHOTO: netcare 911 A pedestrian was hit in Margate on Saturday.

PHOTO: netcare 911 A pedestrian was hit in Margate on Saturday.

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A DRIVER lost control of his vehicle on Sunday at 6pm, causing it to crash into a cement barrier on the N2 near Bhobhoyi.

It appears that the vehicle was travelling towards Murchison from Port Shepstone.

Kwazulu Private Ambulance paramedics arrived at the scene and after triaging, found that the driver and five passengers were injured.

“More resources had to be called in to assist in stabilising and transportation to various hospitals,” said spokesperson Belinda Catchpole.

On Saturday evening, Netcare 911 paramedics responded to a pedestrian crash on Seaslopes Road in Margate.

Paramedics arrived at the scene an found the man lying on the ground with serious injuries.

After the patient was stabilised and immobilised on a trauma board, they transported him to a hospital in Murchison.

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