Uitenhage crash leaves one dead


One man died while five others were injured in a roll-over accident on the R 334 near Uitenhage this morning at around 11h15. Reports from the scene indicate that all the occupants were ejected from the vehicle as it rolled down the roadway.

Netcare 911 paramedics arrived at the scene and found accident debris and the twisted remains of the vehicle scattered over the roadway. Exact detail to the cause of the accident and preceding events will remain a subject for police investigation and comment.

Netcare 911 paramedics arrived at the scene and after triaging the injured found that a man in his thirties had tragically died before our arrival, two passengers were in a critical condition while four others escaped with serious injuries.

After the injured were stabilized on scene they were transported by ambulance to an area hospital for the care that they required.