One person was killed and two others sustained serious injuries after two vehicles collided on the R82 in Wolwehoek direction Koppies this morning.
When ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at approximately 06H30, they found the provincial EMS on scene. Upon further assessment, paramedics found one patient still entrapped in the one vehicle. Unfortunately, the man sustained fatal injuries and was declared dead on the scene.
Two other patients were found to have sustained serious injuries. ER24 assisted the one patient on the scene before he was airlifted to hospital by medical helicopter. The other patient was transported to hospital by provincial ambulance.
The exact circumstances surrounding the incident is not yet known to our paramedics but the police were on the scene for further investigations.