Lucky escape after car veers off N1, rolls

2015-08-15 14:21
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Cape Town - Two children were among five people who escaped, with only minor injuries, after the car they were travelling in rolled when it left the N1 highway near the Kroonvaal Plaza in Kroonstad on Saturday morning.

ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said when paramedics arrived at the scene they found the car lying on its side next to the road.

“Paramedics found five people had been injured, including two children aged 5 and 9. Fortunately none of the patients sustained any serious injuries,” he said.

Paramedics assisted the injured at the scene.

“The patients were transported to nearby hospitals for further treatment,” Meiring said.

Authorities were on scene for further investigations. 

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