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Centurion pedestrian crash leaves woman dead

March 2, 2015
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A woman has tragically lost her life following a pedestrian accident on Ruimte Road near Aletta Avenue in Raslouw AH, Centurion this evening at around 18h30.

Netcare 911 paramedics and other services arrived at the scene and found the lifeless body of a woman lying on the roadway after she was knocked over by a motor vehicle.

Exact detail surrounding the cause of the accident and preceding events will remain the subject of a police investigation. However, reports from the scene indicate that a vehicle was being towed by another vehicle when the rope snapped. Allegedly as the woman got out of the vehicle she was knocked over by another passing by vehicle.

Upon assessment they found that the woman have tragically past away due to the extensive injuries sustained prior to their arrival and there was nothing further that could be done for the woman.

N3 Umlaas Road rear-end road crash leaves 7 injured

March 1, 2015
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Seven people were injured in a rear-end accident on the N3 at Umlaas Road this afternoon at around 16h23. Exact detail to the cause of the accident is still speculative and will remain a subject for police investigation and comment.

Netcare 911 paramedics arrived at the scene and found the highway obstructed with accident debris and the twisted frames of the vehicles. After triaging, they found that three people had sustained serious injuries while the remainder escaped with minor injuries.

After paramedics stabilised the injured at the scene they transported them to various hospitals for the care that they required.

One killed and one injured in collision on Nigel Road North

February 28, 2015
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Netcare 911 paramedics and other services responded to an accident on Nigel Road North underneath the N17 in Selection Park, Springs this afternoon after 14h00.

Upon their arrival at the scene they found that a motor vehicle had left the roadway and crashed sideways against a tree.

Upon assessment of the two occupants they found a man and woman both in a critical condition.

The critically injured man was treated at the scene and rushed to hospital for the urgent medical care he required.

The critically injured woman’s condition deteriorated at the scene and despite all attempts by the paramedics to save her life, she tragically died due to the extensive injuries she had sustained during the crash.

Exact detail surrounding the cause of the crash and preceding events leading up to the crash will remain the subject of a police investigation.

One killed in freak secondary collision

February 27, 2015
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One person was killed in a motor vehicle collision on the N11 close to the R34 off ramp near Newcastle last night.

A light motor vehicle was allegedly hit by a truck. It is understood that the driver of the light motor vehicle was either flung from the vehicle or exited the vehicle thereafter.

Another vehicle, a bakkie, then allegedly ran over the person who was out of the vehicle. When ER24 paramedics arrived on scene they found that the driver of the vehicle had already succumbed to his injuries.

The actual cause of the collision remains unknown, however local authorities were on scene for investigation.

Pieter Rossouw
ER24 Spokesperson

Pretoria accident leaves motorcyclist

February 26, 2015

A seventeen-year-old school boy was injured following an accident on Collins Avenue in Moregloed, Pretoria this morning.

Exact detail surrounding the cause of the accident will remain the subject of a police investigation. Reports from the scene indicate that the collision took place in the traffic circle.

Netcare 911 paramedics arrived at the scene and found that a motorcycle and light delivery vehicle was involved in the accident. The young motorcyclist was found sitting at the side of the road upon their arrival.

Upon assessment of the motorcyclist, paramedics found that the young man had sustained minor to moderate injuries. The injured patient was treated at the scene and transported to hospital for further medical care.

Fortunately the driver of the light delivery vehicle was not injured during the accident.

Sandton accident leaves woman injured

February 25, 2015

A woman was seriously injured following an accident on Rivonia Road in Morningside, Sandton this morning.

Netcare 911 paramedics and other services arrived at the scene and found that a bus had rear-ended a minibus.

Upon assessment of the occupants they found that a woman had sustained serious injuries during the rear-end accident.

The patient verbalised that she was trying to exit the minibus when the minibus was rear-ended by a bus. The impact of the rear-end resulted in the woman losing her balance and falling out of the minibus from the open sliding door. However, exact detail surrounding the cause of the rear-end collision and preceding events will remain the subject of a police investigation.

The woman was treated at the scene, immobilised on a trauma board and transported to hospital under the care of an advanced life support paramedic.

Pretoria accident leaves motorcyclist injured

February 25, 2015

A thirty-three-year-old man was seriously injured following an accident on Rubenstein Drive near Witdoring Avenue in Moreleta Park Ext 2, Pretoria this morning.

Netcare 911 paramedics and other services arrived at the scene and found the motorcyclist sitting in the roadway after he was knocked over by a motor vehicle.

Exact detail surrounding the cause of the accident and preceding events are still unknown and will remain the subject of a police investigation.

Upon assessment of the motorcyclist, paramedics found that he had sustained serious injuries. The injured man was treated on scene, immobilised on a trauma board and transported to hospital for further medical care.

Traffic was affected as a result of the accident.

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