One person was killed and eight others were injured following a three-vehicle collision in Westonaria this morning.
When ER24 paramedics arrived at the scene shortly after 06H00, they found patients walking around at the scene. Upon further assessment, paramedics found a man underneath one of the vehicles who had sustained fatal injuries. Paramedics declared him dead at the scene. The other patients all sustained minor injuries.
It is understood that a primary collision happened before the secondary collision ensued.
ER24 transported the injured to hospital for further medical care.
The exact circumstances surrounding the incident were not known to our paramedics, but police were on the scene for further investigations.