Woman killed and 5 injured in Polokwane accident

2015-12-12 19:38
Around one thousand people on average die on SA roads every month. (Duncan Alfreds, News24)

Around one thousand people on average die on SA roads every month. (Duncan Alfreds, News24)

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Durban – A woman died and five people were injured when their vehicle rolled off the road 15 kilometers from Polokwane, paramedics said on Saturday.

ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said paramedics found the dead woman’s body lying 5m away from the vehicle.

“It is understood that the woman was ejected from the vehicle after it rolled multiple times. Five other patients were found lying inside the vehicle, including the four young girls.

Two of the girls were in a critical condition.”

He said paramedics treated the patients and transported them to the hospital for further treatment.

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