Amanzimtoti accident leaves man critically injured

man is fighting for his life after he was hit by a car on the N2 North near the Adams Road Bridge in Amanzimtoti this afternoon. Indications are that the elderly man was trying to cross the highway near the Adams Road Bridge when he landed in front of a vehicle, on impact the man slid across the bonnet of the car and smashed the windscreen with his head.

Netcare 911 paramedics arrived at the scene and found the critically wounded man lying supine on the road with multiple system injuries . After the man was placed on a ventilator and deftly immobilized on a trauma board ,he was transported to the Prince Mshiyeni hospital under the constant care of an advanced life support paramedic.