PIC: Man crashes car in Cape Town parking basement

2019-04-26 07:46
A man was left seriously injured when he lost control of his vehicle causing it to crash in an underground parking at a mall in Tokai, Western Cape.

A man was left seriously injured when he lost control of his vehicle causing it to crash in an underground parking at a mall in Tokai, Western Cape. (Supplied)

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An elderly man was left seriously injured on Thursday morning when he lost control of his vehicle causing it to crash in an underground parking at a mall in Tokai, Cape Town.

ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 11:40 to find the vehicle against a small wall in the parking area. A man, believed to be in his 60s, was found lying next to his vehicle.

Paramedics assessed the man and found that he had sustained serious injuries to his waist and leg, leaving him in a serious condition.

The man was treated for his injuries and provided with pain relief medication before he was transported to Groote Schuur Hospital for further care.

Local authorities were on the scene for further investigation.

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