49 injured in KZN bus crash

2018-10-01 22:10


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More than 40 people were injured on Monday afternoon when a bus crashed into the side of another bus while travelling on the R617 in Mpophomeni, KwaZulu-Natal.

ER24 said paramedics found both buses in the middle of the intersection with passengers in both buses having already exited the vehicles.

"Paramedics assessed the patients and found that approximately 49 patients had sustained injuries ranging from minor to serious," said ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring in a statement. 

"The patients were treated for their injuries and were thereafter transported by various services to nearby hospitals for further treatment."

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