Fatal taxi accident near Kimberley

Fatal taxi accident near KimberleyFatal taxi accident near Kimberley 11 December 2007

Earlier today a Netcare 911 Kimberley response vehicle and ambulances were dispatched at 08:45 for a taxi accident 20km outside Kimberley on the R64 towards Boshoff. On arrival we found one dead patient, two seriously injured patients, as well as 6 other less seriously injured patients.

All the patients was transported to Kimberley Provincial Hospital. Provincial Emergency Services, Er24 and Netcare 911 transported the patients. Traffic police and fire department assisted on the scene.

[ Information provided by the Netcare 911 Operations Manager, Kimberley, to the Road Safety & Arrive Alive Blog]