19 injured in Benoni crash

2017-04-08 18:01
FILE: A mother and child were killed in an accident in Brakpan. (Supplied, ER24)

FILE: A mother and child were killed in an accident in Brakpan. (Supplied, ER24)

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Cape Town – Nineteen people were injured in a collision in Benoni, Gauteng on Saturday, paramedics have said.

They were hurt when a Corsa and two taxis collided in New Modder Road, ER24 spokesperson Annine Dormehl said. 

The drivers and passengers sustained minor to moderate injuries, ER24 said.

"It is believed that the driver of the Crosa lost control of the vehicle and then veered into the two taxis," she said. 

Seven patients were taken to Sunshine Hospital in Benoni while the other 12 were transported to other hospitals, paramedics said. 

Police are investigating. 

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