Man seriously injured after driving into tree in Meyerton, Gauteng

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The wreck of a car that crashed into a tree in Meyerton.
The wreck of a car that crashed into a tree in Meyerton.
ER24

A man in his 60s was seriously injured on Thursday when his car crashed into a tree off Meyer Road in Meyerton, Gauteng.

At about 16:00, paramedics arrived on the scene to find the light motor vehicle on the side of the road against the tree, ER24 said in a statement.

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Midvaal Fire Services had already removed the man from the vehicle.

Medics assessed him and found that he had sustained numerous injuries and was in a serious condition.

The man was treated and provided with pain-relief medication before he was transported to Sebokeng Provincial Hospital for further care.

Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.

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