No names have been released at this early stage but it is believed one of the injured is an actress starring in a local daily TV series. A total of six people were injured in the incident, all were transported by ambulance to hospital. Three different hospitals in the area accepted patients from the accident.
As can be seen in the photo’s the impact was severe, five patients were classified as serious but stable and one was critical having sustained numerous injuries.
The impact took place close to the centre of the intersection, with one vehicle ending up on it’s roof.
Metro police investigators were on scene to begin their investigation regarding the circumstances and possible cause of the collision.
Fire-fighters were on scene to assist with patient care and extrication and clean up operations.
[ Information provided by Netcare 911 to the Road Safety & Arrive Alive Blog]
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