12 injured when taxi overturns

2015-11-08 15:20


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Johannesburg – Twelve people were injured when a taxi overturned on the M13 in Hillcrest, KwaZulu Natal on Sunday morning.

Shortly before 06:00 paramedics arrived on the scene where they found the taxi lying on its roof in the emergency lane of the highway, ER24 Spokesperson Werner Vermaak said.

A volunteer trauma doctor from Voluntary Emergency Medical Assistance Paramedics was already on the scene when ER24 paramedics arrived.

Three people were treated for moderate injuries and nine others were treated for minor injuries on the scene.

The injured were later transported to RK Khan and St Mary’s Hospitals.

The exact cause of the accident was not known.

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