Woman (30) dies in Blue Downs crash

2017-02-07 11:19

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

A woman has been killed and two others injured this morning after a minibus and light motor vehicle collided in Blue Downs.

According to a report from ER24 paramedics, the incident occurred in Vanilla Road.

ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring says on arrival, paramedics found the Metro services already in attendance.

“Upon closer inspection, paramedics found a woman lying along the pavement while two men were found walking around on the scene. Paramedics assessed the woman, believed to be in her early 30s, and found that she had sustained numerous fatal injuries and showed no signs of life. Unfortunately, nothing could be done for the woman and she was declared dead on the scene.”

He says the two men on the scene were assessed by paramedics and one man was found critically injured while the second was found in a serious condition.

“Paramedics treated both patients and immediately initiated advanced life support interventions. Once treated, the patients were transported to a nearby hospital for further treatment. Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.”

Join the conversation!

24.com 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.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

Inside News24

 
ADVERTORIAL
Competition regulation for a growing and inclusive economy

ADVERTORIAL: The Competition Commission of South Africa is conducting advocacy work in the South African automotive aftermarket industry and has gazetted a Draft Code of Conduct for public comment.

/News
 

6 myths about male cancer

It is important to be aware of the most prevalent cancer diseases amongst men in our country.

 
 

You won't want to miss...

Who are the highest paid models of 2017?
10 gorgeous plus-sized models who aren't Ashley Graham
5 top leg exercises for men
10 best dressed men of 2017
Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

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 24.com network.

Settings

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.