Young boy injured in crash

2018-10-17 06:05
The scene of the accident.PHOTO: ipss medical rescue

The scene of the accident.PHOTO: ipss medical rescue

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

A YOUNG boy and two men were injured after the bakkie they were travelling in crashed into a truck near Shaka’s Head on Monday.

The five-year-old boy had to be rushed to hospital by IPSS Medical Rescue in a serious condition after the bakkie that he was in collided with a truck on the R102.

“It is currently unclear as to how the accident happened.

“The boy was the only one seriously injured, the two other men escaped with moderate injuries,” said IPSS Medical Rescue’s Paul Herbst.

Join the conversation! encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.